City of Belvidere
c/o C.O.P.S. and F.I.R.E.
Personnel Testing Service
Starting Salary: $47,192.00
Sworn Officers: 28
Application Deadline: 3/31/16
The Board of Fire and Police Commissioners for the City of Belvidere 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.
Belvidere is located in Boone County which is currently one of the fastest growing counties in the state. The Department has a proud history that began back in 1886. Through the years with all of the growth and changes one thing has remained constant; the courage and dedication of their firefighters as they put their life on the line for the protection of all. The members of the Belvidere Fire Department have the conviction and the resolve to provide the citizens with an outstanding Fire/Rescue service.
Applications are available at:
Applications will be online for purchase until 3/31/16 - 2:00 PM
The deadline for returning completed applications is:
Thursday, March 31, 2016 by 4:00 PM
(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: Belvidere 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 Belvidere Fire Department or City Hall.
Applicants must attend the
mandatory orientation and test date:
Mandatory Orientation and Written Examination:
Saturday, April 16, 2016
Registration starts at 8:00 AM
Orientation - 8:30 AM
Written Examination immediately following the Orientation
Belvidere High School
1500 East Avenue
All applications are subject to the Rules and Regulations of the Board of Fire and Police Commissioners of the City of Belvidere, which is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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