EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY POLICE DEPARTMENT – PART TIME RECEPTIONIST - CLERK November 6th 2017 The Villa Park Police Department is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of Part-Time Front Desk Receptionist - Clerk. Applications are available at the police department front desk located at 40 South Ardmore, Villa Park, IL. Completed applications must be returned to the police department by 3pm on November 17th 2017. The Desk Receptionist is a non-sworn position assigned to the police department front desk. The receptionist shall perform a variety of clerical tasks and serve as the first line contact between the public and the police department. Reception personnel shall be capable of utilizing a variety of office equipment and have an excellent understanding of computer and email operations. Primary Duties Include: • Receptionist to the general public at the front desk, screening complaints and initiating reports, answering and routing incoming telecommunications • Operate the police radio system to relay information to officers and dispatchers • Handling and processing of money related to fines, bonds, parking fees, etc. • Imputing and extracting information from the Law Enforcement Agencies Data System (LEADS) • Monitoring of prisoners and surveillance cameras • Providing assistance to officers and other miscellaneous duties Benefits: • Starting pay $16.55 per hour Candidate Requirements: • Be detail oriented with multi-tasking capabilities in a fast paced environment • Have excellent customer service skills, including the ability to deal tactfully with the public • Have a high level of integrity in dealing with confidential and sensitive information is essential • Must be 18 years-old or older to apply • High School graduate or equivalent • Possess a valid Illinois Driver’s License • Must pass a criminal background check • Experience is preferred but not required • Must be available to work flexible schedule, including weekends, day-shift 7am-3pm and afternoon-shift 3pm-11pm The Village of Villa Park is an Equal Opportunity Employer.