University Park, Illinois
Village of University Park
c/o C.O.P.S. and F.I.R.E.
Personnel Testing Service
Starting Salary: $52,182.46
Sworn Officers: 17
Application Deadline: 4/16/15
The Board of Fire and Police Commissioners for the Village of University Park are now accepting applications for the position of Firefighter/Paramedic.
Testing for an Immediate Need to Hire
Since 1967, the Fire Department has been dedicated to serving the residents of the community and those who work and visit there. The Fire Department is made up of 28 personnel which include career and POC (paid-on-call) members. There are 15 career personnel, including the Fire Chief, Deputy Chief, a lieutenant, 11 firefighters/paramedics, and an administrative assistant. All full time personnel, including the Chief, are certified firefighters and paramedics.
Applications are available at:
Applications will be online for purchase until 04/16/15 - 2:00 PM
The deadline for returning completed applications is:
Thursday, April 16, 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: University Park FD
200 West 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 University Park Fire Department or Village Hall.
Applicants must attend the
mandatory orientation and test date:
Mandatory Orientation and Written Examination
Saturday, April 25, 2015
Registration starts at 8:30 AM
Orientation - 9:00 AM
Written Examination immediately following the Orientation
90 Town Center
University Park, IL 60484
All applications are subject to the Rules and Regulations of the Board of Fire and Police Commissioners of the Village of University Park, IL which is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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