Village of Brookfield
c/o C.O.P.S. and F.I.R.E.
Personnel Testing Service
Starting Salary: $57,743.59
Sworn Officers: 24
Application Deadline: 7/9/15
The Board of Fire and Police Commissioners for the Village of Brookfield are now accepting applications for the position of Firefighter/Paramedic.
Located 13 miles west of downtown Chicago, Brookfield is a vibrant diverse community of over 19,000 individuals supporting a variety of churches, good schools an excellent library, low taxes, convenient transportation, and extensive parks and recreation programs. They are committed to economic development, modernizing, building, and making their neighborhoods better and safer. Whether shopping, dining, or enjoying the zoo, you will find the village a remarkable and friendly place. A great place to live, raise a family, shop, and or do business, Brookfield is truly a community in every sense of the word.
Brookfield is one of the few villages in the area to have a full time fire department from its inception. It has two fire stations, one on each side of the railroad tracks and two ambulances manned by licensed paramedics ready to assist in medical emergencies. The staff for the Brookfield Fire Department includes: 1 Fire Chief, 3 Captains, 3 Lieutenants, 18 Firefighters, and 9 Paid on Call.
Applications are available at:
Applications will be online for purchase until 07/09/15 - 2:00 PM
The deadline for returning completed applications is:
Thursday, July 9, 2015 by 4:00 PM
All applications must be returned to the office of:
C.O.P.S. and F.I.R.E. Personnel Testing Service
ATTN: Brookfield 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 Brookfield Fire Department or Village Hall.
Applicants must attend the mandatory orientation
and test date:
Mandatory Orientation, Physical and Written Examination:
Saturday, July 25, 2015
Registration Starts at 7:30 AM
Orientation Ė 8:00 AM
Physical Ability Examination immediately following the Orientation
Physical Ability Examination Location:
Brookfield Fire Station #1
9001 Shields Avenue
The Written Examination immediately following the Physical Ability Examination
Written Examination Location:
Brookfield Village Hall
8820 Brookfield Avenue
All applications are subject to the Rules and Regulations of the Board of Fire and Police Commissioners of the Village of Brookfield, which is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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