Oak Lawn, Illinois
Village of Oak Lawn
9446 S. Raymond Avenue
Oak Lawn, IL 60453
Starting Salary: $61,092
Application Deadline: 4/21/17
VILLAGE OF OAK LAWN, ILLINOIS
The Board of Fire & Police Commissioners is currently seeking qualified applicants for the full-time position of Police Patrol Officer. Experienced Police Officers are encouraged to apply. To review our policy regarding Lateral Transfer Candidates visit our website at www.oaklawn-il.gov.
Police Patrol Officer Candidates will be required to successfully complete a written examination and an oral interview in order to be placed on an eligibility list.
$61,092 STARTING SALARY
$75,432 AFTER ONE YEAR
$89,868 AFTER THREE YEARS!
(rates are based on current collective bargaining agreement)
SALARY AND BENEFITS
Starting salary $61,092 the first year with increases to $75,432 after one year to $89,868 after three years.
Summary of Qualifications
At least twenty-one (21) years of age and under thirty-five (35) years of age, as of the closing date of the application filing period. Proof of age will be required at time of application. An exception to the maximum age may apply for veterans who qualify pursuant to 65 ILCS 5/10.1-2-6(a).
Physically and psychologically qualified to sustain the labors and exposures of a Police Patrol Officer.
Minimum of 20/70 uncorrected vision, corrected to 20/20 in each eye, with normal color and depth perception.
No convictions of felonies; good moral character.
United States citizen. Employees must establish residency within the State of Illinois and within fifty (50) miles of the Village Hall (9446 S. Raymond Ave.) within six months of their date of completion of their probationary period.
Speak, read and write the English language understandably.
Possess a valid driver’s license from state of residency.
A $25.00 non-refundable test fee will be payable at time of written exam.
FOR INFORMATION ABOUT OBTAINING AN APPLICATION
Written examination is tentatively scheduled for Wednesday, June 21, 2017. Applicants to be notified in writing of date, time and location of all exams. Prior to appointment, eligible candidates must pass a pre-employment background check and medical and psychological exams.
Pick up applications on lower level of:
9446 S. Raymond Avenue
Oak Lawn, IL
Monday through Friday
8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Completed applications must be returned to the Commission office no later than 4:00 p.m. on Friday, April 21, 2017.
For additional information, e-mail:
BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF FIRE & POLICE COMMISSIONERS
VILLAGE OF OAK LAWN
Equal Opportunity Employer
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