Public Safety Aides/Police Officers- Extra Help

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Position Type:

Civil Service -Extra Help

Classification Title:

Public Safety Aides/Police Officers- Extra Help

Position's Functional Title:

Public Safety Aides/Police Officers- Extra Help

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Position Summary:

This is a posting to establish a qualified pool of temporary extra help Public Safety Aides/Police Officers to fill open slots in normal Department of Public Safety staffing rotation.
As a Public Safety Aide/Police Officer, the responsibility of patrolling to provide public assistance is the major function. This responsibility includes and requires an extreme amount of personal contact whether providing service, protection, and/or enforcement of laws and rules. Public Safety Aides/Police Officers must be competent of the duties and responsibilities required for this position. This position requires strong community policing and public relation skills. The Public Safety Aides/Police Officers must be in excellent physical shape to endure the extreme physical requirements of the position. The Public Safety Aides/Police Officers must be able to work long hours, endure extensive walking, long sitting, and be available to work on a moment’s notice. Duties will include walking, standing and driving, in extreme hot and cold temperatures.

Minimum Qualifications:

-Must be a resident of the State of Illinois.
-Must be a High School Graduate or equivalent.
-At least 21 years of age.
-Must have obtained the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards. Board police officer certification.
-Must have a valid driver’s license
-Must possess F.O.I.D. card.

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Special Instructions to Applicants:

This is a temporary assignment which will end when funding or hours is exhausted. Employees in this position performs a variety of duties as assigned by their supervisor and outlined above. Pay rate is $19.06 per hour




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Posted: 12/3/2020
Application Due: 6/1/2021
Work Type: Full Time