Sharing this announcement from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources:

The Illinois Department of Natural Resources is seeking applicants for the position of Conservation Police Officer Trainee.  While the Department is not yet hiring, it is offering this testing to develop an eligibility list of new Illinois Conservation Police recruits for 2013.

Applicant testing is scheduled for April 1-4 through the Illinois Department of Central Management Services (CMS) Examining and Counseling Division.  Interested applicants should submit a CMS100 employment application to CMS which can be found online at  Applicants should also review the hiring information contained on the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, “Law Enforcement” website at, click on “Safety and Rules” and then “Law Enforcement.”

For more information on the IDNR Office of Law Enforcement and the Conservation Police Officer hiring process, review the detailed information available on the IDNR web site at (click on the “Safety and Rules” and then “Law Enforcement”) or contact Lt. Curt Lewis, IDNR Office of Law Enforcement, One Natural Resources Way, Springfield, IL 62702-1271, phone 217/785-8407, e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..