Price: $35.00

Job Description:

Job Posted on July 3, 2018

The Board of Fire and Police Commissioners for the Village of Franklin Park is now accepting applications for the position of Police Officer


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

The Village of Franklin Park’s Police Department’s mission is to deliver quality law enforcement service to residents and businesses of the community and to provide them a safe and secure environment that fosters a sense of security in person, property and mind.  The Department accomplishes this mission through a dedicated, professional and compassionate workforce committed to enforcing the law, preserving peace, preventing crime, controlling traffic and protecting civil rights and liberties.


The Police Department provides the village with a full range of police services including: criminal investigations, patrol operations, traffic and parking enforcement, crime prevention and community policing.



Starting Salary:  Competitive

Job Requirements:


You must meet the 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 to obtain an Illinois Driver’s License upon the time of hire.

  • Age Requirements:  Must be at least 21 years old at the time of application (8/1/18).  Must be under 35 years at time of application (8/1/18)  AND  at such time as the final eligibility register is posted, unless they have been certified as a full-time police officer in the United States, or 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.

  • 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 Franklin Park


    Applications will be available online until

     August 1, 2018 ~ 2:00 PM

    The application deadline is

     Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at 4:00 PM  

  •      (Please note this is not a postmark)

    All applications must be returned to the office of:


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

    Attn: Franklin Park PD

    200 W. Higgins Road, Suite 201

    Schaumburg, IL 60195

    It is highly recommended that you hand deliver or use a track-able courier for the return of all of your material.  We are not responsible for lost or delinquent applications.

    Application fee is non-refundable

    Adobe Reader is required for the application 

    It can be downloaded for free at: 



    Applicants must attend the mandatory orientation and test dates


    Mandatory Orientation 

     Thursday, August 16, 2018 – 7:00 PM

  • Location

    Franklin Park Police Department

    9451 Belmont Ave

    Franklin Park, IL 60131

Registration starts at 6:30 PM

Physical Ability Test and Written Exam

Sunday, August 19, 2018 – 8:00 AM


Registration starts at 7:30 AM

Written Exam to follow the Physical Ability Test




East Leyden High School

3400 Rose Street

Franklin Park, IL 60131


All applications are subject to the Rules and Regulations of the Board of Fire and Police Commissioners of the Village of Franklin Park which is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Test Taking Technique Class Available on:


Wednesday, August 15, 2018


at the Schaumburg office of:


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


Optional Program Available to Applicants

Call today to make your reservation



Cost of the Class is $25.00