Part-Time Police Officer

Winnebago, Illinois Police Department is accepting applications to hire a part-time police officer(s). The candidates must have a commitment to community oriented policing with emphasis on partnerships, relationship building, community engagement, problem-solving & prevention, and training. Shift hours will vary. If you previously completed an application as a lateral applicant, the application needs to be updated to be considered.

Part-Time Hourly Wage: Depending on Qualifications
Equipment/Uniforms: Provided
Population: 3,200
Sworn Officers: 10

Application Deadline: Wednesday, March 1, 2017 or Until Filled

  • Department-provided uniforms and equipment
  • Night shift differential for shifts scheduled after 6:00 p.m.
  • Time and one-half for scheduled holidays
  • Earned personal time

Applications are available by e-mailing:
In Person at:
Winnebago Village Hall
108 West Main Street
Winnebago, IL 61088
Monday-Thursday 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Applicants must have certification from the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board as a certified police officer (or eligible to become certified). Requirements and disqualifiers are listed within the application packet, which can be found on the Village website (after Friday, February 17, 2017). The Village of Winnebago is an equal opportunity employer.

Contact for Questions

Winnebago Police Department
108 West Main Street
Winnebago, Illinois 61088
Phone: 815-335-2020
Fax: 815-415-8497
Website: www.villageofwinnebago.com * facebook.com/winnebagopd