Police & Fire Recruitment

Current Eligibility Lists

  Certified on:
Expires on:
Police Officer Entry Level
October 31, 2023 October 30, 2025
Police Officer Lateral
November 22, 2023 November 21, 2025
Firefighter/Paramedic October 16, 2023 October 15, 2025

Want to be notified of Police Officer and Firefighter recruitment with the City of DeKalb?

Fill out our online job interest card. For next 12 months after you submit this form, you will receive an email notification each time a position opens with City of DeKalb whose category matches one of the categories you've chosen.

The e-mailing of the job posting announcement is a service provided by the City of DeKalb and cannot be solely relied upon as a notice of vacancies. You will not be considered for any position if you do not apply during the application period whether or not you receive the job posting announcement or have a profile online.

Board of Fire and Police Commission

The  Board  recruits,  selects  and  appoints  qualified  candidates  to  fill  vacancies,  determines testing and selection processes for the promotional process, and conducts disciplinary hearings or appeals of disciplinary action in the Fire and Police Departments.

For more information regarding Fire and Police testing procedures, please refer to the Rules and Regulations of the Fire and Police Commissioners.