Board of Fire and Police Commissioners of the Village of Bartlett, Illinois is
accepting applications for the position of police officer with the Bartlett
All applicants must meet the following minimum requirements established by
the Village of Bartlett:
No felony convictions
High school diploma or equivalent
At the time of employment, applicant must be legally eligible to operate a
motor vehicle in the State of Illinois
Minimum of 21 years of age at time of application; be UNDER 35 years of age
at the time of application and at such time as the initial eligibility list is
posted, unless otherwise exempt by Statute
No residency requirement
Previous Bartlett Police Department applicants are eligible to re-apply
All employees are expected to present a professional appearance. Body
piercing, other than ear piercing, must not be visible. Visible tattoos,
intentional branding and/or scarring are prohibited and may not be covered
with bandages, makeup, or additional clothing while wearing a short-sleeved
Restrictions are also in place for hair styles, facial hair, and any facial
modifications that deviate from conventional anatomical features such as
earlobe gauges, subdermal implants, tongue piercing, etc.
$35.00 non-refundable application processing fee
Application Deadline: 5/4/16 4:00 PM CST
A maximum of 5 Preference Points will be awarded as determined by the Village
of Bartlett for the following:
Candidates who are eligible for preference points shall submit their claim in
writing, along with the required documentation, within ten days after the
posting of the Initial Eligibility Register.
Military Experience: Active duty U.S. military service members with an
un-redacted Honorable Discharge. DD-214 may be submitted with application.
College Degree: Candidates must have
obtained an Associate’s Degree in the field of law enforcement or criminal
justice; or a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university.
Certified school transcripts or copy of diploma may be submitted with
application. Official sealed school transcripts will be required at the
Background Investigation stage.
Current Illinois Law Enforcement Officers:Persons
awarded a certificate attesting to the successful completion of the Minimum
Standards Basic Law Enforcement Training Course as provided in the Illinois
Police Training Act and are currently serving as a law enforcement officer on
a part-time or full-time basis within the State of Illinois. A copy of your
certificate may be submitted with the application.
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