Employment applications (except for Firefighters and Police Officers, as explained below) are available in the Personnel Office located on the second floor of Village Hall, or you can download and print an application from our web site. Please return the application either in person or by mail to the Personnel Division. The Village of Skokie does not accept applications or resumes via email or fax. Application for employment must be made via U.S. mail, courier service or in person. Applications can be made for any positions at any time. If there are no current vacancies, applications will be maintained for six months. When a vacancy does occur applicants on file will be considered.
Please note that the Village of Skokie does not maintain information regarding position openings for the Skokie Public Library, the Skokie Park District or other employers in the Village. Click here for finding a job in the community.
Current Employment Opportunities
- Transportation Engineer
- School Crossing Guards and Alternate Crossing Guard - Police Department
Police Officer and Firefighter Eligibility Lists:
The current Police Officer Eligibility list was established on October 19, 2016 and will expire at 11:59 P.M. (CDT) on October 18, 2018. Typically a written examination is administered every two years, or when the current Eligibility list has been exhausted.
The current Firefighter Eligibility list was established on December 21, 2015 and will expire at 11:59 P.M. (CST) on December 20, 2017. Typically a written examination is administered every two years, or when the current Eligibility list has been exhausted.
For questions regarding Eligibility lists, please contact the Personnel Office at 847/933-8212.
Police Officer and Firefighter Candidate Application Process and Requirements:
Information on the application process and the minimum requirements for Police Officer and Firefighter candidates will be posted on the Village website when the respective application period next opens.
Job Application (not applicable for Police Officer and Firefighter candidates)
Download, print and submit a completed application form by mail or in person to:
Village of Skokie
ATTN: Personnel Division
5127 Oakton Street
Skokie, Illinois 60077