21-34 years of age to apply (see exceptions in packet)
Must live within a 40-mile radius of 1630 8th Avenue in Moline within 2 years of hire (includes Illinois and Iowa)
$100 per month living allowance for Moline residents (see details in packet)
Additional requirements contained further in this packet
Characteristics of the Job:
Under general supervision, performs a variety of routine tasks requiring application of judgment based on knowledge gained through experience and training and occasionally exercises independent judgment when dealing with emergency situations.
Is responsible for the protection of life and property and the preservation of order in the City of Moline through enforcement of laws and ordinances.
Work normally consists of pro-active patrol responding to calls for service, traffic regulation and investigative duties in a designated area of the city.
May also be assigned to specialized units responsible for follow-up investigations, self-initiated criminal investigations, traffic enforcement and other support or staff services.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Required Training and Experience:
High school diploma or GED equivalent
Ability to successfully complete the Illinois Local Governmental Law Enforcement Officers Training Board Basic Recruit Training
Must possess a valid Illinois driver's license or equivalent
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of occupational hazards and safety precautions; good social and general intelligence.
Skill in the use of firearms.
Ability to exercise good judgment and establish and maintain satisfactory working relationships with peers, superiors, other agencies and the general public.