500 W. Jackson Boulevard
Chicago, IL 60661
Application Deadline: 4/4/12
Amtrak Police Officer - 90152107
The Amtrak Police Department in Chicago, IL is recruiting candidates for the position of Police Officer at our Headquarters located in Chicago Union Station.
Performs general police duties, processes and operations for the protection of life and property and enforces federal, state and local laws, prevents crime and preserves peace in railroad surface transportation environment.
Education: High School Diploma or GED equivalent is required. A certificate of successful completion of a basic training program at a state authorized training academy, or current related experience as a police officer or similar law enforcement experience. An Associates Degree or 60 hours/credit from an accredited college or university is preferred.
A written examination, passing a job related physical, psychological examinations and in depth background investigation are also required. A pre-employment physical/drug screen will be administered to the successful candidate.
Communication and Interpersonal Skills:
Must be able to effectively deal with people under various circumstances to resolve problems and neutralize hostilities. Must maintain regular lines of communication with law enforcement, judicial bodies and administrative groups. Must be able to give testimony in court or at administrative hearings in a clear and relevant manner.
Amtrak appreciates your interest in this position. Upon review of your resume, should you meet the qualifications of the position, you will be invited to an orientation program and have the opportunity to participate in further assessment processes.
Qualified candidates can send a resume and cover letter including the vacancy number 90152107 to:
Visit the Amtrak website at:
Amtrak is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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