Price: $35.00

Job Description:

Job Posted on July 2, 2019

Testing is being for anticipated full-time Police Officer positions and to establish an Eligibility List for future available positions.



The Board of Police Commissioners for the Village of Hampshire is now accepting applications for the position of: Police Officer




The Hampshire Police Department is charged with the responsibility of enforcement of Illinois law and local ordinances.

To “Serve and Protect” has been the mission statement for many departments and has conveyed a message most citizens understand.  While Hampshire Police also maintain a similar philosophy, they have expanded their mission statement to include

“Community Responsiveness”.

Although the police have a duty to enforce the law they also have the responsibility to reduce crime and that cannot occur without direct involvement of the community.


Starting Salary:  $58, 294 (After 7 years:  $82,379)

Job Requirements:

You must meet the minimum requirements:


  • Citizenship:  Must be a U.S. Citizen

  • Driver’s License:  Must have a valid IL Driver’s License

  • Age Requirements:  Applicants must have attained their 21st birthday  at the last date of filing applications (7/31/19).  Applicants must be under 35 years of age on the last day of filing applications (7/31/19) AND at such time as the Final Eligibility list 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.

  • Education:  Must have a High School Diploma or equivalent (GED)

  • Character:  Must have no felony convictions and be of good moral character.

  • Testing:  Must be able to participate and successfully complete all stages of the testing process.

  • Residency:  At this time there are no stated requirements for residency.

  • Vision:  Eyesight must be correctable to at least 20/20, ability to distinguish color and be void of night blindness.


    The Application deadline is Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at 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:  Hampshire PD

    200 West Higgins Rd, 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 test date:


    Orientation, Physical and Written Examination


    Registration starts at 7:30 AM


    Saturday, August 17, 2019

    Orientation starts at 8:00 AM


    Physical and Written Exam immediately following Orientation



    Hampshire High School

    1600 Big Timber Road

    Hampshire, IL


    Test Taking Technique Class available on:

    Wednesday, August 14, 2019 ~ 7:00 PM 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