Traffic Safety Technician
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; administration and management of traffic safety grants; public education training on traffic safety topics; and other related job duties. This position requires a high degree of public interaction and strong communication skills, both verbal and written. Requires ability to perform job tasks in a confidential manner.
Candidates must have at least 3 years sworn law enforcement experience; LEADS certification (current) or ability to obtain within 60 days of 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; intermediate proficiency in Word and Excel, basic knowledge of PowerPoint desirable; basic proficiency in 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.
Hourly rate of pay: $23+ / hour, depending on qualifications / experience.
Interested candidates are required to complete an employment application, which can be downloaded below. Apply immediately; open until filled. Return completed applications in person or by mail to: Village of Gurnee, 325 N. O’Plaine Road, Gurnee, IL 60031 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with Subject: Traffic Safety Technician. Any offer of employment is contingent on passing a post-offer background and drug screen. EOE.