Greater Chicago Illinois Area  

Oak Brook Police Department
Position: Certified Police Officer           

DESCRIPTION: Certification from the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board as a certified full-time Law Enforcement Officer and previous continuous service as a Police Officer in any municipality, county, university, or state law enforcement agency for a minimum of two years.
EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: High school graduate or possess a G.E.D. equilvalent; completed a miniumum of 60 credit hours at an accredited college, university, or junior college or have at least one year of active military or naval service (documented by an honorable discharge).
OTHER REQUIREMENTS: For all requirements, criteria, and to apply for this position, please go to the Oak Brook Police Department ad at
SALARY: starting salary $66,726; top salary $99,573
ADDRESS: 1200 Oak Brook Road  Oak Brook, IL 60523
TO APPLY: Go to and look for the Oak Brook Police Department ad.

          [Posted 5/3/18]


Police Department - Village of Lincolnwood
Position: Code Enforcement Officer                     

DESCRIPTION: The Village of Lincolnwood is looking for a full-time Code Enforcement Officer. The position will inspect and enforce for all property maintenance and zoning issues.
REQUIREMENTS: Two year associate's degree, diploma or equivalent from college, technical, business, vocational or correspondence school. One to three years of experience in the inspection or related field of Code compliance and enforcement is required.
SALARY: starting salary $43,063.80; top salary $56,844.22
ADDRESS: 6900 N. Lincoln Avenue, Lincolnwood, IL  60712
TELEPHONE: 847-745-4715
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATION TO AGENCY:  May 8, 2018            [Posted 04/30/2018]

Police Department - Village of Tinley Park  
Position: Chief of Police    

DESCRIPTION: The Village of Tinley Park (pop. 57,000) is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Police Chief.  Candidates should possess strong interpersonal communication, public presentation and leadership skills, experience in Community/Problem Solving, Policing, and a proven record of visibility and participation in the community. Appointment is made by the Mayor with approval by the Village Board of Trustees.
REQUIREMENTS: Candidates should possess a Bachelor's degree in criminal justice, business administration, public administration, communications or related field and at least 7 years of experience in a law enforcement manager or leadership position with a law enforcement agency of similar size and complexity or larger than Tinley Park.  A Master’s degree and/or graduation from a senior police management program such as the F.B.I. National Academy, Northwestern University School of Police Staff and Command or a similar nationally recognized program is highly desired.  Printable Description Linked Here
Candidates must have extensive experience in working within a unified command structure and in-depth knowledge of the National Incident Command System (NIMS). 
SALARY: Salary range is $120,012.89 -$156,589.35 with an attractive benefits package. 
RESIDENCY REQUIREMENT:  Pursuant to Village Ordinance, the Police Chief will be required to establish residency with the Village of Tinley Park planning area within twelve (12) months of hire. 
APPLICATION PROCESS:  Interested candidates must submit resume, cover letter, completed Village of Tinley Park Application for Employment. Visit or in person at the Tinley Park Village Hall. Submissions must be postmarked, e-mailed or received in the Village Hall night drop by 5:00 p.m. on May 31, 2018. 
MAIL TO ADDRESS:  Human Resources Director, Village of Tinley Park, 16250 South Oak Park Avenue, Tinley Park, IL  60477.
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: May 31, 2018           [Posted 04/30/2018]


Police Department - Village of South Holland  
Position: Lateral Police Officer   

DESCRIPTION: The Village of South Holland, Illinois, a leading suburb located 25 miles south of Chicago with a population of approximately 25,000, and a current police staff of 44 full-time sworn officers, is seeking experienced and professional individuals who are self-disciplined with a servant’s heart to join our police department. We are a community of faith, family and future with a workforce that embodies high ethical standards, responsiveness and a relentless pursuit of greatness.     Printable details
HOW TO APPLY: Applications for Lateral Police Officer with the South Holland Police Department are available online or with the Personnel Services Department, 16226 Wausau Avenue, South Holland, IL 60473.
For requirements, application and testing process details please visit our website at
Application and required documentation due by 4:00 PM, May 17, 2017. 
The Village of South Holland is an Equal Opportunity Employer.                     [Posted 03/16/2018]