The Village of
Mahomet Fire & Police Commission is announcing its intent to establish an
experienced officer eligibility register. The Mahomet Police Department is
looking for candidates who have strong communication skills, both verbally and
in writing. Candidates should possess common sense, problem solving skills, and
ability to work without direct supervision.
The Mahomet Police
Department is currently staffed with seven full time officers and two
Starting salary as
of May 2017:
$60,066.55 after the third year of service
with a maximum of
$68,055.40 after 25 years of service
with the Mahomet Police Department
are expected to
perform the following functions:
Patrols the Village to
preserve law and order, prevents and discovers the commission of crime, and
enforces traffic and other laws and ordinances.
Answers calls and
investigates complaints, disturbances and reported criminal activities; answers
calls involving fires, automobile accidents, robberies and related misdemeanors
At crime scene gathers
evidence, locates and interviews witnesses, makes arrests; prepares
investigative data and case information for prosecution.
disputes, public disturbances; makes arrests or resolves minor problems
directly; prepares complaint and investigation reports.
provides first aid to injured; takes safeguards to prevent further accidents;
interviews principals and witnesses; takes written statements; takes necessary
preventive or corrective measures.
Cooperates in the
prosecution of criminal offenders by court testimony, grand jury testimony and
at coroner's inquests.
Performs traffic control
duties; operates radar traffic control unit; apprehends violators and issues
traffic tickets; directs traffic at intersections; issues parking tickets.
Assists and cooperates
with County, State and Federal law enforcement officers, fire, EMS and ESDA as
appropriate where activities of the Police Department are involved.
Performs other related
duties as assigned.
preserving law and order, preventing and discovering the commission of crime and
enforcing traffic and other laws and ordinances.
Responsible for routine
maintenance of equipment.
Responsible for safe
utilization of Police Department vehicles and property.
Responsible for safety
of the general public, self, and fellow workers.
associated with the handling and maintenance of confidential information.
resumes, and applications will be screened for the minimum
qualifications. Applicants will then participate in a Fire & Police Commission
interview. If selected for a future, open position, a thorough background
investigation will be conducted.
If you meet, or
exceed, those minimum requirements and are interested in being part of our team,