Oak Forest, Illinois
City of Oak Forest
c/o C.O.P.S. and F.I.R.E.
Personnel Testing Service
Starting Salary: $45,486.00
Sworn Officers: 42
Application Deadline: 9/14/16
The Board of Fire and Police Commissioners for the City of Oak Forest is now accepting applications for the position of Police Officer.
Testing is being conducted for anticipated hiring needs and to establish an Eligibility List for future available positions.
The Oak Forest Police Department takes pride in keeping their community safe by providing professional and effective police services. They also realize by partnering and working with their community, they not only enhance police services, but also provide for that interaction, transparency, and understanding that is critical to all law enforcement agencies. This is highlighted in their mission statement.
The Oak Forest Police Department is committed to providing outstanding law enforcement services. We will enhance the quality of life for our residents by partnering with the community to reduce crime and solve problems. Our mandate is to conduct ourselves with professionalism and excellence to maintain public confidence.
Applications are available at:
Applications will be online for purchase until 09/14/16 - 2:00 PM
The deadline for returning completed applications is
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 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: Oak Forest 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 Oak Forest Police Department or City Hall.
Applicants must attend the
mandatory orientation and test date:
Mandatory Orientation and Written Examination:
Saturday, September 24, 2016
Registration starts at 8:30 AM
Orientation - 9:00 AM
Written Exam to follow the Orientation
Oak Forest High School
15201 S. Central Avenue
Oak Forest, IL 60452
All applications are subject to the Rules and Regulations of the Board of Fire and Police Commissioners of the City of Oak Forest, which is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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