Price: $30.00

Job Description:

Job Posted on July 3, 2019

The Village of Beecher is now accepting applications for the position of: Entry Level Law Enforcement


Testing is being conducted for anticipated new hires and to establish an Eligibility List for future hiring needs.


The Village of Beecher is located 37 miles south of Chicago.  The community has continued to grow in both residential and commercial properties which also includes an industrial park.  As the growth continues, the Village maintains the security and friendliness of a small town.


The Beecher Police Department has a proud heritage of service to the community and that is evident in their motto “A proud past and a promising future.”  Officers are specifically trained to provide security and law enforcement services to the community in a fair, friendly and efficient manner.  They believe in the community policing philosophy and continue to bridge the gap between police and citizens.  Their mission is to provide responsive, respectful, fair and professional service to, all individual contacts and the general public while enforcing the laws of the State of Illinois and in ordinances of the Village of Beecher.

The members of the Police Department are more than a collection of employees.  It takes a unique and special person to dedicate themselves towards the service and well-being of others.  The police officers and civilian staff are dedicated to public service and maintain the highest values and ethics in addressing all areas of law enforcement while fostering cooperation with citizens, business owners and their staff and other village employees.


Starting Salary:  $46,421.00




Job Requirements:



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 and upon time of hire.

Age Requirement:  Applicants must have attained their 21st birthday by the last date for filing applications (8/7/19).  Applicants must be under the age of 35 years on 8/7/19 (and when the final eligibility register is posted) unless they have been certified and employed as a Full-Time Law Enforcement Officer for a municipality in the United States or are otherwise exempt by State Statute 65 IL 5/10-2. 1-6.

Education:  Must have proof of High School Diploma, GED Certificate or High School Proficiency Statement AND a minimum of 60 credit hours or an Associate’s Degree from an accredited college or university.

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: At this time there are no stated requirements for residency declared by the Village of Beecher.

P.O.W.E.R. Card – NOTE:  Candidates that possess a valid P.O.W.E.R. Card issued between the dates if 2/7/19 and 8/7/19 will be exempt from taking the physical on the day of testing. (MUST provide a copy of card in their returned support packet and bring a copy on the day of test)



Applications will be online for purchase until 2:00 PM on August 8, 2019



The application deadline is Wednesday August 9, 2019 – 4:00 PM  (this is not a postmark date)

All applications must be returned to the office of:


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

Attn: Beecher PD

200 W. Higgins Rd.

Suite 201

Schaumburg, IL 60195



It is highly recommended that you hand deliver or use a trackable courier for the return of all your material.  We are not responsible for lost or delinquent application packages and you will be disqualified if all of your material is not returned to our office by the deadline.  Please note the United States Postal Service has been very delayed with their deliveries.



Application fee is non-refundable


Adobe Reader is required for the application


It can be downloaded for free at:




Applicants must attend mandatory orientation and test date:



Orientation, Physical Ability, and Written Examination



Sunday, August 18, 2019


Registration starts at 8:00 AM


Orientation 8:30 AM


Physical Ability and Written Examination immediately following the Orientation



Beecher Fire Station #1

711 Penfield St.

Beecher, IL



All applications are subject to the hiring rules of the Village of Beecher Police Department which is an

Equal Opportunity Employer





Test Taking Technique Class available on 

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

7:00 PM at the office of

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

200 W. Higgins Rd.

Suite 201

Schaumburg, IL 60195


Call today to reserve your class




Cost of the class is $25.00