The Board of Fire and Police Commissioners for the City of Paris is testing for the establishment of an eligibility list for police officers for the Paris Police Department Candidates interested in a law enforcement career should complete an application packet available at City Hall, 206 S. Central Ave. or on-line at www.parisillinois.org. This challenging position is accompanied with an attractive benefit package including term life insurance, group health insurance, holiday and vacation time as well as sick and personal days. Successful candidates must be 21 years of age prior to appointment and possess a valid driver’s license. In addition, successful candidates must pass a physical agility test, a written test, an oral interview, a background check, and a psychological examination. Deadline for submitting applications is 4:00pm Thursday, Feb 25, 2021, at City Hall, Paris. Testing begins at 9:00am on Saturday, Feb. 27, 2021, at the Fire Training Center located north of Paris on the Cherry point Road. Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications to the Board of Fire and Police Commissioners for the City of Paris may be sent in care of Cathy Higgins, City Hall, 206 S. Central Avenue, Paris, IL 61944.