Police & Fire
112 Algonquin Road
Barrington Hills, IL 60010
Salary: $45,309 - $59,537
Sworn Officers: 20
Application Deadline: 8/14/09
18 years of age, a citizen of the United States and posses a High School Diploma
of correct grammar, basic knowledge of computers and the ability to type.
ability to handle confidential material in a discreet manner.
ability to respond accurately and promptly to multiple tasks simultaneously and
sometimes under stressful conditions.
ability to accurately prepare written reports and records of incidents, and
accurately input data into a computer.
Successfully complete a thorough background investigation, and after receiving a
conditional offer of employment, be able to successfully pass a polygraph,
psychological and medical examinations.
preferred but not required.
emergency and non-emergency requests for police service. Determine the nature
of a call and assign appropriate personnel (i.e. police, fire EMS, etc.)
radio calls to police units for emergency and non-emergency requests.
and maintenance of local and state records (i.e. LEADS records, police reports,
LEADS (Law Enforcement Agencies Data System) certified and maintain
police and fire radios
Successfully complete a training program and 12-month orientation/probationary
would consist of rotating shifts every three months to include working weekdays,
weekends, holidays and various other shift combinations to fill vacancies as
SALARY of $45,309.00, with step increases to $59,537.00 after 5-years
of service, and annual cost of living increases.
medical, dental and life insurance. (No employee premiums)
uniforms are issued.
retirement plans (Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund and 457 Deferred
and vacation days and longevity pay.
Applications may be picked up at the Barrington Hills Police Department, 112
Algonquin Road, Barrington Hills, IL 60010. (847) 551-3006.
applications MUST be returned by Friday, August 14, 2009, 4:00 P.M.
applications MUST be submitted in a sealed envelope, titled "Application for
Employment - Police Assistant" and marked with the applicant's first and last
will not be accepted without a sealed envelope, nor will applications be
accepted via Email or Facsimile.
Letters of Interest will not be considered without a fully completed
applications will be reviewed and the candidates deemed most qualified will be
invited to continue in the Village’s assessment process. This includes a
thorough background investigation, polygraph, medical and psychological exam,
after a conditional offer of employment.
Minorities are encouraged to apply.
should be directed to the Communications Supervisor between
8:30 A.M. and 4:30 P.M.
Dispatcher/Police Assistant Application
The Village of
Barrington Hills is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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