Join Our Team at the City of Polo
Are you looking for an exciting career in government? At the City of Polo, one person can make a big impact. We take the smartest and most passionate team-oriented people we can find and put them in an environment where they can thrive. We value customer service, teamwork, and fun.
Thanks for your interest in joining our team.
To inquire about openings:
Mail your application to:
115 S. Franklin Ave.
Polo, IL 61064
or email your application to:
The City of Polo is currently hiring for:
The Polo Police Department is accepting applications for a full-time police officer.
Application acceptance dates are: January 07, 2022 - January 21, 2022.
Candidates that are currently certified as a law enforcement officer by the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board are also strongly encouraged to apply.
Qualified applicants must meet the following minimum standards:
•Minimum of 21 years of age. •High school diploma or successful completion of GED. •Must possess a valid driver's license. •Must be able to successfully complete a criminal background investigation. •Must be able to pass the P.O.W.E.R test requirements. •Must have or be able to obtain a valid FOID card.
Applications and P.O.W.E.R test requirements may be obtained at the Polo City Clerk's Office, 115 S. Franklin Avenue, Polo.
The deadline for applications is Friday, February 4th.
Polo Municipal Pool Manager
•BA degree in recreation, sports management or closely related field •Minimum 21 years old •Hold a valid driver’s license •Certifications (prefer to be current at the time of hire) oCPR/AED/First Aid oOxygen Instructor oSwim Lesson Instructor oLifeguard Management oCertified Pool Operator (CPO) or Aquatic Facility Operator (FAO) oBloodborne Pathogens oChild Abuse Prevention •Prefer minimum experience of 3 years in the aquatics field (previous lifeguarding experience preferred) •Accountable for being at the facility during working hours & on-time for scheduled shift •Have a flexible work schedule (including working mornings, afternoons, evenings, weekends and holidays) •Work 40 hours per week (any overtime must be approved by the Alderman of Parks) •Be able to sit and/or stand for extended periods •Must be able to lift minimum 75 pounds •Be able to pass a physical •Ability to coordinate, analyze & utilize a variety of reports & records •Willing to learn new skills & knowledge •Demonstrate decision making, conflict resolution, negotiation & organizational skills •Effectively interact with patrons, parents & staff •Be enthusiastic, fun and have a great personality. Display maturity, along with good leadership & communication skills
The City of Polo is an Equal Opportunity Employer.