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The Batavia Board of Fire & Police Commissioners has entered into a contract with Stanard and Associates to conduct the 2015 Police Officer Testing Process. The entire application process will be conducted on-line through Stanard and Associates. Applications will be available beginning Monday, April 27, 2015. There is a $45.00 non-refundable application process fee. A study guide will also be available at an additional cost of $5.00. A Mandatory Orientation will be held on Wednesday, June 17, 2015. The Physical Ability Test will be conducted on Saturday, June 20, 2015 in the morning with the Written Test that same afternoon so please plan accordingly. Applications available at  For questions or inquiries, contact Cheryl Shimp at the Batavia Police Department, 630-454-2500, or at Please check back periodically for updates as they occur.

Batavia Police Department

100 N. Island Ave.

Batavia, IL 60510

Attn: Cheryl Shimp


P: (630) 454-2000

F: (630) 454-2525



Updated 04/16/2015 





The Next Testing Date for Full-Time Firefighters will be in the Fall of 2016


Please contact the College of DuPage (COD) at for details and applications. CPAT certification is required within 6 months of application so candidates are strongly encouraged to contact COD as soon as possible for practice and testing dates.


Questions regarding the fire testing process may be referred to:


Batavia Fire Department

800 E. Wilson St.

Batavia, IL 60510

Attn: Cheryl Collier


P:(630) 454-2100

F: (630) 454-2101





9-1-1 Telecommunicators


Emergency 9-1-1 service for the City of Batavia is provided by Tri-Com Central Dispatch. For their employment information, see the Tri-Com Web Site.


City Employment

The City of Batavia is an equal opportunity employer, actively seeks diversity in its work force, and strives to maintain a work atmosphere of mutual respect and trust. Open positions are listed above.

Apply Online

You may fill out an application right now on our Web site!

To begin the application process, click here.

Apply by Mail or Fax

You may submit a resume along with an Employment Application (PDF download) by paper mail or fax to:

City of Batavia
Attn. Human Resources Department
100 N. Island Ave
Batavia, IL 60510
Fax: 630-454-2079

Applicants with disabilities who will need accommodations in order to complete any portion(s) of the pre-employment application process should contact the Human Resources Department.