Pre-Certified Police Officer

Village of Harwood Heights

c/o C.O.P.S. and F.I.R.E. Personnel Testing Service

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Contact Information

Address:

Village of Harwood Heights
Attn: c/o C.O.P.S. and F.I.R.E. Personnel Testing Service

Harwood Heights, IL 60706

Phone Number:

  • 847-310-2677

Position Information

Application Deadline:

  • 06/23/21
  • @ 4:00 PM

Salary:

  • Starting: $68,842.00 - $86,252.00

Population:

  • 8,900

Position Details

The Board of Police Commissioners for the Village of Harwood Heights is now accepting applications for the position of: Pre-Certified Police Officer

Testing is being conducted for an immediate need to hire 3-5 Lateral Officers.

The Village of Harwood Heights Police Department is a full-service agency.  The Department is a member agency of the Major Crimes Assistance Team (MCAT), Illinois Law Enforcement Alarm System (ILEAS) and Northern Illinois Police Alarm System (NIPSA) which consists of mutual aid access, emergency service team officers, and mobile field force officers.  The Police Department is heavily involved in training so officers can reach their full potential within the agency.  They have committed much of their staff to these partnerships because they are professional organizations that can assist them greatly in major incidents and investigations.

The Harwood Heights Police Department is composed of men and women who believe that serving and protecting, is their most important goal. They strive for personal and professional excellence, dedication to duty, and service to the public.

Applications are available at:

www.jobsource.copsandfiretesting.com

Applications will be online for purchase until 6/23/21 – 2:00 PM

The deadline for returning completed applications is:

Wednesday, June 23, 2021 by 4:00 PM

All applications must be returned to the office of:

C.O.P.S. and F.I.R.E. Personnel Testing Service

ATTN: Harwood Heights PD

200 W. Higgins Road, Suite 201

Schaumburg, IL 60195

You must meet the following minimum requirements: 

  • Citizenship:  Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • Driver’s License:  Must possess a valid Driver’s License at the time of application with the ability upon time of hire to obtain an Illinois Driver’s License.
  • Age Requirement:  Must have attained their 21st birthday by the last date for filing applications (6/23/21).  Applicants must be forty (40) years old or younger at the last date for filing applications (6/23/21) and at such time as the final eligibility list is posted.
  • Education:  Must have proof of High School Diploma, GED Certificate or High School Proficiency Statement.
  • Experience:  At minimum, applicants must possess a full-time State of Illinois Law Enforcement certification (issued by the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board) and currently serve or have served within six (6) months prior to the application deadline (6/23/21) as a sworn officer for an Illinois municipality or the Illinois State Police.
  • Character:  Must have no felony convictions and be of good moral character as described in State Statute 65 IL 5/10-2.1-6.
  • Residence:  All police officers shall reside within the permissible residency boundaries within thirty (30) days after the completion of the probationary period. The permissible boundaries shall be within fifteen (15) miles of the intersection of Harlem and Lawrence Avenues, Village of Harwood Heights, Cook County, Illinois.  A full-time, first class patrol officer may petition the corporate authorities on an individual basis.
  • Testing:  Must be able to successfully complete all phases of testing which may include a polygraph and psychological Examination. 

All individuals meeting eligibility requirements are encouraged to continue with the application process.

Additional information will be provided in the packet which can be downloaded at:

www.jobsource.copsandfiretesting.com

There is a $35.00 non-refundable application fee.  Applications are NOT available at the Harwood Heights Police Department or Village Hall.

Applicants must attend the mandatory orientation and test date:

Mandatory Orientation and Written Examination:

Saturday, July 10, 2021

Registration starts at 8:00 AM

Orientation – 8:30 AM

Written Exam to follow the Orientation

Location:

Harwood Heights Village Hall

7300 W. Wilson Avenue

Harwood Heights, IL 60706

All applications are subject to the Rules and Regulations of the Board of Police Commissioners of the Village of Harwood Heights, which is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



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