Village of Bellwood
c/o C.O.P.S. and F.I.R.E.
Personnel Testing Service
Starting Salary: $46,468.26
Sworn Officers: 25
Application Deadline: 10/3/18
The Board of Fire and Police Commissioners for the Village of Bellwood is now accepting applications for the position of Entry Level Firefighter.
Testing is being conducted for new hires and to establish an eligibility list for future hiring needs.
Applications will be limited to the first 200 purchased. Applications will no longer be available once 200 applications have been purchased.
The Fire Department is a member of Division 20 Mutual Aid Pact, which includes 17 neighboring communities. The pact is a member of the Mutual Aid Box Alarm System that covers Illinois.
The Village of Bellwood offers both residents and visitors an excellent infrastructure, a low crime rate, easy access via highways, streets and public transportation to one of the nationís most thriving metropolitan areas. Among its many other attributes, this close-knit community has a long tradition of collaborating and networking to develop and execute special events, programs and initiatives that make Bellwood a great place to be just outside of Chicago.
Applications are available at:
Applications will be online for purchase until 10/3/18 Ė 2:00 PM
or once 200 have been purchased
The deadline for returning completed applications is:
Wednesday, October 3, 2018 by 4:00 PM
Please Note: This is not a postmarked date
All applications must be returned to the office of:
C.O.P.S. and F.I.R.E. Personnel Testing Service
ATTN: Bellwood FD
200 W. Higgins Road, Suite 201
Schaumburg, IL 60195
You must meet the following minimum requirements:
All individuals meeting eligibility requirements are encouraged to continue with the application process.
Additional information will be provided in the
packet which can be downloaded at:
There is a $30.00 non-refundable application fee. Applications are NOT available at the Bellwood Fire Department or Village Hall.
Applicants must attend the
mandatory orientation and test date:
Mandatory Orientation and Written Examination:
Saturday, October 20, 2018
Registration starts at 8:00 AM
Orientation Ė 8:30 AM
Written Examination immediately following the Orientation
Bellwood Village Hall
3200 Washington Boulevard
All applications are subject to the Rules and Regulations of the Board of Fire and Police Commissioners of the Village of Bellwood, which is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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