Police & Fire
Roselle Police Department
103 S. Prospect Street
Roselle, IL 60172
Salary: $37,919 - $52,988
Sworn Officers: 36
Application Deadline: 2/15/08
$37,919 – $52,988 Annually
Applications will be accepted at:
31 S. Prospect Street
Roselle, Illinois 60172
Until 5 p.m. on Friday, February 15
Selection will be by review of qualifications, skills and oral interview.
Receiving and transmitting police, fire and rescue service messages
Coordinating activities of police and fire units by providing information and
Monitoring alarm systems
Operating multiple computer systems including LEADS computer terminal, E911,
Record-keeping and clerical duties, which requires proficiency in basic word
processing and spreadsheet functions
Emphasis is placed on providing quality public safety services through
involvement with the public and requires the handling of confidential materials
Employees must be able to work 12-hours shifts, including weekends and holidays.
The starting salary* is approximately $37,919, (contract is currently in
negotiations) plus excellent benefits and paid overtime opportunities. * Salary
– Based upon experience, new hires may start at higher step with approval.
Upon receiving a conditional offer, candidates should be prepared to take a
psychological and polygraph examination, physical and drug screen, and undergo a
thorough background investigation.
Graduation from high school or equivalent
Some experience involving public contact OR
Any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the
following knowledge, abilities and skills:
Knowledge of the geography of the Village, the location of important buildings,
and the street system and/or ability to quickly acquire them
Ability to learn operating requirements and techniques of police communications
equipment and computer terminals within a reasonable training period
Ability to acquire basic knowledge of police procedures within a reasonable
Ability to cope with crisis and non-crisis situations with accuracy and in a
calm and efficient manner
Ability to greet the public in a professional manner both in person and by
Ability to answer and transmit calls and questions with a clear, well-modulated
Ability to understand and carry out oral and written instructions
Skill in the use of a keyboard
EMD and LEADS certification a plus
There is no residency requirement, however, among equally qualified applicants,
preference will be given to Roselle residents.
Equal Opportunity Employer
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