Lake Villa, Illinois
Village of Lake Villa
c/o C.O.P.S. and F.I.R.E.
Personnel Testing Service
Starting Salary: $54,332.46
Sworn Officers: 25
Application Deadline: 1/3/19
The Board of Police Commissioners for the Village of Lake Villa is now accepting applications for the position of Entry Level Police Officer.
Testing is being conducted for an immediate new hire and to establish an Eligibility List for future hiring needs.
Lake Villa is a community located in Lake County, Illinois. The population was 8,741 at the 2010 census, up from 5,864 in 2000. The Lake Villa community is a very special place to reside and raise a family.
Lake Villa has the finest schools, the two cleanest lakes in the Midwest, hundreds of acres of forest preserve, youth sports programs, Metra commuter train services and an excellent library facility. Our dedicated community oriented Police, Fire and Public Works departments are fully equipped and staffed by exceptionally well-trained individuals to meet the needs of the community.
The mission of the Lake Villa Police Department is to serve and protect the community and make a positive difference in the lives of their residents through proactive and community based law enforcement efforts. Members of the department remain responsive to the needs of all citizens and seek solutions to problems through fostering of cooperation, positive contact with the public, and proactive methods as they come together in the fight against criminal activity.
Applications are available at:
Applications will be online for purchase until 1/3/19 - 2:00 PM
The deadline for returning completed applications is:
Thursday, January 3, 2019 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: Lake Villa PD
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 $35.00 non-refundable application fee.
Applications are NOT available at the Lake Villa Police Department or Village Hall.
Applicants must attend the mandatory orientation
and test date:
Mandatory Orientation, P.O.W.E.R. Test and Written Examination:
Saturday, January 19, 2019
Registration starts at 8:00 AM
Orientation – 8:30 AM
Physical and Written Examination immediately following the Orientation
Lakes Community High School
1600 Eagle Way
Lake Villa, IL
All applications are subject to the Rules and Regulations of the Board of Police Commissioners of the Village of Lake Villa, which is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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