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POLICE DEPARTMENT Job Opening – Part Time Police Officer
1701 COURT ST., PEKIN, IL 61554

The Pekin Park District Police Department is seeking qualified applicants for the position of part time police
Job Description:
The primary duty of a park district police officer is the protection of people and property. Park district police
officers will patrol their assigned jurisdiction, respond to calls for service, assist other agencies when
needed, enforce laws, make arrests, issue citations, testify in court, assist park patrons and protect the
financial assets of the park district.
High School diploma or GED
Certified full or part-time police officer in the State of Illinois
Minimum of 1 year prior experience as a police officer
Be of sound moral character
No criminal history
Complete a thorough background investigation, including a psychological assessment (upon request)
Be able to work at least 2 shifts per month
Be able to work extra details occurring on park property as needed
Starting hourly pay: $14.13 / hour
Special event pay: $30.00 / hour
Paid training
Applications can be found online at, or can be picked up at the Robert N.
Blackwell Administration Building and the recreation office inside of Memorial Arena. Submit completed
applications and resume to:
Pekin Park District
1701 Court St., Pekin, IL 61554
Attn: Luke VonDerHeide
Applications accepted until position is filled.
The Pekin Park District is an equal opportunity employer.


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