The Village of Gurnee Police Department seeks candidates for the position of Part Time Traffic Safety Technician. This is a contractual position with a flexible work schedule of an average 25 hours per week. Work is generally performed between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.
This position is primarily responsible for work involving the administration of the photo enforcement (red light camera) program; operation of the Village's administrative hearing process; administration of the administrative seizure / penalty program; and other related job duties. This position requires a high degree of public interaction and strong communication skills, both verbal and written. Requires the ability to perform job tasks in a confidential manner.
To be considered, candidates must have at least 3 years sworn law enforcement experience; LEADS certification (current) or ability to obtain within 60 days after hire; a valid driver's license and safe driving history. Other qualifications include community relations experience; knowledge of state laws and other policies related to traffic and law enforcement; basic proficiency in the use of Word and Excel, intermediate knowledge desirable; basic proficiency in the use of database programs. Unless otherwise indicated, the qualifications listed are guidelines; other experience which could provide the necessary knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform this job may be considered.