During the COVID-19 pandemic, employment applications (except for Firefighters and Police Officers) are available on line only and cannot be returned in person.
Apply for a Job
Download, print, and submit a completed Employment Application (PDF) (not applicable for Police Officer and Firefighter candidates) by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or U.S. mail to:
Village of Skokie
ATTN: Personnel Department
5127 Oakton Street
Skokie, Illinois 60077
The Village of Skokie does not accept applications or resumes via fax.
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.
Current Employment Opportunities
School Crossing Guard - Police Dept.
Seasonal Position - Public Works
Police Officer Eligibility ListThe current Police Officer Eligibility List was established on September 16, 2019 and will expire at 11:59 p.m. on September 15, 2021. Typically a written examination is administered every two years, or when the current Eligibility List has been exhausted.
To view the current Police Officer Eligibility List, please go to the Board of Fire & Police Commissioners page on this website.
Firefighter Eligibility List
The current Firefighter Eligibility List was established on September 21, 2020 and will expire at 11:59 p.m. on September 20, 2022. Typically a written examination is administered every two years, or when the current Eligibility List has been exhausted.
To view the current Firefighter Eligibility List, please go to the Board of Fire & Police Commissioners page on this website.
Police Officer & Firefighter Candidate Application Process and Requirements
Information on the application process for Police Officer and Firefighter candidates will be posted on the Village website when the respective application period next opens. Information on the minimum requirements for Police Officer and Firefighter candidates can be found at Board of Fire and Police Commissioners.
Other Jobs in the Community
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. View jobs in the community.
See information about the Chicago Cook County Workforce Partnership that combines federal and philanthropic resources to provide comprehensive workforce development services to employers and job seekers.