PLEASE CAREFULLY READ ALL INFORMATION IN THIS PACKET.
The Application Fee is $10.00 payable in Cash, Check, Money Order or Credit Card and is non-refundable.
APPLICATIONS: Applications will be available beginning Monday, October 9, 2017 through Friday, October 20, 2017 at the following locations:
Tinley Park Village Hall - Clerk’s Office
16250 South Oak Park Avenue
Tinley Park, Illinois
8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Monday through Friday
9:00 a.m. through 1:00 p.m.
Tinley Park Police Department
7850 West 183rd Street
Tinley Park, Illinois
between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 11:00 p.m. seven days per week
On-line at: www.tinleypark.org
Completed Application must be returned in person along with Application Fee.
ALL APPLICATIONS AND FORMS MUST BE FILED WITH THE TINLEY PARK CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION NO LATER THAN 5:00 PM ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2017 BY RETURN DELIVERY ONLY TO THE VILLAGE HALL
. YOU MUST
HAVE AN APPLICATION ON FILE WITH THE CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN THE TESTING PROCESS.
NOTE: you will not be allowed to take the examination unless you have submitted copies of the required documents.
- Must be a United States citizen
- Must be 18 years of age as of October 28,2017.
- Copies of the following must be submitted along with your application: High School, trade school or GED diploma and proof of Citizenship (i.e. birth certificate, passport).
Per Tinley Park Ordinance 2017-O-054: Unless otherwise specified by ordinance, all employees are required to reside within a thirty (30) mile radius of 183rd Street and 80th Avenue in Tinley Park within twelve (12) months of employment date. Residency in Indiana is not required.
The written examination will test general knowledge, reasoning skills and reading comprehension. Candidates must achieve a score of 70% or higher on the written examination. Your score on the written examination will determine your place on a Preliminary Eligibility Register. In the case of tie scores, the date and time of filing of your application will determine your position on the register. All candidates wishing to exercise Military preference Points shall submit a request in writing after posting of the Preliminary Eligibility Register and shall submit a copy of their DD214 to the Civil Service Commission. After allocation of Military Preference Points, a final Eligibility Register will be posted. Upon certification to an available position, a thorough background investigation will be conducted by the Tinley Park Police Department along with a Psychological examination, Polygraph and Medical/Physical pre-employment physical examination.
Examination to be conducted on:
Saturday, October 28, 2017 at 9:00 a.m.
Victor J. Andrew High School
9001 W. 171st Street
Tinley Park, IL
Signs will be posted to direct you to the testing area. Note:
Please arrive for registration by 8:30 a.m.
Driver’s License will be required for identification upon registration. All candidates will be notified of their results by mail. DO NOT CONTACT THE VILLAGE CLERK'S OFFICE THE DECISION OF THE TINLEY PARK CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION WILL BE FINAL REGARDING APPOINTMENTS.