Park Police Officer

Naperville, IL
Naperville Park District Park Police

Salary: $27.00/hr.

Position Summary:

The Police Officer is responsible for the protection of the public, Park District natural resources and enforcement of Conduct Ordinance #641. This is an under 30-hour position.

Essential Functions:

  1. Prepare and submit report forms regarding department incidences, equipment, facilities, and other special reports as needed.
  2. Solicit public input and respond promptly to inquiries from the public.
  3. Maintain a high-profile during activities on District property.
  4. Demonstrate, support, and enforce District customer service standards.
  5. Establish, support, and maintain collaborative efforts with internal and external customers and organizations through attending meetings and participating in community interaction. Maintain professional relationships with other intergovernmental agencies.
  6. Provide security for special District programs as needed.
  7. Investigate violations and arrest violators of laws and ordinances within the District.
  8. Interact with the public and educate them on Conduct Ordinance #641.
  9. Follow District and departmental safety, personnel, and administrative policies, procedures and ordinances.
  10. Complete assigned training in a timely manner.


  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Must be a currently or previously sworn officer by the State of Illinois in good standing.
  • Must demonstrate a strong interest in pursuing a career in Criminal Justice, Law Enforcement or related field.
  • Valid Illinois State driver’s license.
  • Valid Illinois firearms owner’s certification.
  • Certification with the Illinois Law Enforcement Training Standards Board as per Public Act 89-170 part-time officer basic training.
  • Possession of, or ability to obtain, CPR, AED and First Aid certification within three (3) months of date of hire.