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Police Records Clerk

This position has been filled.

Part-Time Police Officer

This position supplements the full-time patrol force and is responsible for the protection of the life and property, prevention of crime, apprehension of criminals, and the enforcement of laws and ordinances. A significant portion of time involves public contact where discretion and tact is conscientiously exercised. Duties are performed in accordance with police procedures, practices, standards, general orders, and regulations.


Job Duties:                                                                                                                             

  • Patrols to observe, prevent, or terminate unlawful acts.
  • Assists in transporting, booking and monitoring prisoners.
  • Responds to traffic or other accidents. Secures scene; gives first aid and calls for medical assistance. Collects evidence, information and completes reports.
  • Directs traffic. Enforces parking restrictions, conducts crowd control, and prevents blockage of public access.
  • Operates radar unit; issues warnings or citations. May conduct tests for intoxication.
  • Searches buildings, residences, and surrounding areas for criminal suspects.
  • Responds to requests for mutual aid.
  • Serves warrants or summons.
  • Assists in protecting and/or processing crime scenes.
  • May assist in suspect interrogations; make court appearances.
  • Provides foot patrol during Village events such as Good Old Days and the Criterium bike race.


  • Graduation from high school or equivalent.
  • Possession of Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board certified Police Officer credentials.
  • Must have prior experience as a Police Officer and left past Department in good standing.
  • Must be willing to work flexible hours (days, afternoon, nights, weekdays, weekends, holidays).
  • Knowledge of applicable federal, state and local civil and criminal statutes and ordinances.
  • May not be employed as a commissioned Police Officer at another governmental agency.
  • Ability to meet physical requirements.
  • Ability to exercise independent judgement and render objective decisions.
  • Ability to complete accurate reports, maintain required certifications.
  • Have a valid Class D Illinois driver’s license.


Schedule and hours: a variety of shifts, including weekend and holidays with a minimum of 24 hours per month. Wage: $22.00 per hour. Applicants not meeting requirements will not be considered. This is a part-time, permanent position with no benefits. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to:

Village of Winfield

Attention: John Schwarz

27W465 Jewell Road

Winfield, IL 60190

Fax: (630) 665-1767 or

The Village of Winfield is an Equal Opportunity Employer

The Village of Winfield, Illinois
27West465 Jewell Road
Winfield, IL 60190
Ph: (630) 933-7100
Fx: (630) 665-1767
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