Price: $40.00

Job Description:

Job Posted on October 3, 2017

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

 Testing is being conducted to establish a new Eligibility List for anticipated hiring needs.

The mission of the Summit Police Department is to affirmatively promote a feeling of safety and security to members of our community in a manner that complies with the legal and professional standards established for the law enforcement profession.


Starting Salary:  $54,832.00

Job Requirements:

You must meet the following minimum requirements:

  • Citizenship:  Must be a citizen of the United States.

  • Driver’s License:  Must have a valid Driver’s License with the ability to obtain an Illinois License at the time of hire.

  • Age Requirement:  Applicant must have attained their 20th birthday by the day of testing (11/18/17).  Applicants must be under the age of 35 at the last date of filing applications. (11/1/17), unless they have been certified as a full-time Police 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 a 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 Summit.

  • Testing:  Must be able to successfully complete all phases of testing (written, physical agility, oral interview, medical, polygraph and psychological).



Applications will be available for purchase online until 2:00 PM on November 1, 2017



The application deadline is Wednesday, November 1, 2017  – 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: Summit 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 your material.  We are not responsible for lost or delinquent application packages and you will be disqualified if all of the material is not returned to our office by the assigned 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 test date:

Orientation, Physical Ability Test and Written Exam

Saturday, November 18, 2017 – Registration 12:30 PM


Orientation – 1:00 PM


Physical and Written Exam Immediately Following



Argo High School

7329 W. 63rd Street

Summit, IL 60501



Summit Police Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer and complies with all Federal, State and Local Laws regarding employment



Test Taking Technique Class is available on

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

7:00 PM at the Office of C.O.P.S. and F.I.R.E. Personnel Testing Services

200 W. Higgins Road

Suite 201

Schaumburg, IL 60195

Call today to make reservations for one of the classes


Cost of the Class is $25.00