The City of Napervilleís Police Department seeks an Investigations Specialist to
perform a variety of administrative and investigative functions to support the
Police Departmentís criminal investigation activities. This civilian position
will work either 8:00 a.m. Ė 4:00 p.m. or 2:00 p.m. Ė 10:00 p.m., and may
require occasional weekend and holiday hours.
This position will:
Conduct follow-up interviews with witnesses and victims;
Gather and analyze data from various sources (databases, information systems,
financial documents, phone records, etc.) to identify and capture relevant
Prepare comprehensive investigative reports;
Prepare search warrants, subpoenas and court orders.
Additionally the Investigations Specialist will provide administrative support
to sworn City staff with City Licensing tasks, responding to Freedom of
Information Act requests, and preparing and presenting testimony for court and
An Associateís degree in a related field is required along with a minimum of
three (3) years of related work experience; a Bachelorís degree is preferred.
Special consideration will be given to those applicants with law enforcement
education and experience.
All candidates must possess a valid Illinois Class D driverís license and will
be required to successfully pass a polygraph test as well as a drug screen.
Top candidates will have knowledge of the principles and practices of
They will have strong communication skills and will be able to effectively
elicit information from interview subjects.
This position will attend law enforcement seminars and training events and
needs to be able to prepare and present new concepts, strategies, and
procedures to NPD staff and other law enforcement agencies.
Strong analytical and problem solving skills are required.
The City of Naperville is a dynamic Illinois community of 145,000 residents,
conveniently located 28 miles west of Chicago. Our municipal government employs
approximately 950 dedicated individuals in a wide range of job categories.
Money Magazine consistently rates Naperville as one of the best cities in the
United States in which to live. Itís also a great place to work!