Employment Opportunities

Part-time Community Service Officer

Village of Lombard


The Village of Lombard has one position available for a Part-time Community Service Officer assigned to the Police Department.  The Community Service Officers performs a variety of routine and complex tasks relating to the interpretation of adopted codes, rules and regulations to achieve compliance and mitigate problems.

The successful candidate must possess the following minimum qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent with up to one year of experience communicating with the general public, preferably in a law enforcement environment; or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience which provides the requisite knowledge skills and abilities for this job.  Job requires CPR certification and the possession of a valid Illinois driver’s license.

Community Service Officers perform the following duties:

  • Provides assistance at accident and fire scenes; assesses severity of incident and requests back-up including police, fire, ambulance/paramedic and tow trucks; provides traffic and crowd control; transports citizens home.  Takes reports of minor vehicle accidents and provides first aid until medic arrives.

  • Provide funeral escorts for safety purposes.

  • Identifies road hazards and malfunctioning utilities; contacts Public Works to ensure public safety; deploys barricades and stop signs as needed.

  • Assists patrol officers with booking prisoners; including searches, fingerprints, photographs, computer data entry, inventory of personal items and picking up meals; monitors the well-being of juveniles under arrest; cares for children whose parent is in custody.  Collects and inventories evidence related to crimes.  Testifies in court as required.

  • Provides assistance to citizens in a variety of circumstances; assists stranded motorists; requests tow trucks or obtains gas; attempts to gain entry to locked vehicles; assists citizens when locked out of home; provides assistance to citizens with downed electrical wires. 

  • Provides assistance regarding traffic and parking enforcement; deploys department decoy car and speed trailer; collects daily commuter parking fees and enforces parking restrictions; patrols and enforces state and village parking restrictions; issues citations for violations.  Verifies vehicle ID numbers for titles; brings delinquent vehicles into compliance with Village sticker ordinance; identifies hazardous and abandoned vehicles and has them removed. 

  • Provides assistance regarding animal control; responds to and takes reports of dog bites, requests medics if needed; confines dog and files paperwork with the County; assists residents with barking dogs, stray pets, injured/dead animals, etc.

  • Investigate animal abuse/neglect situations.  Take appropriate action – discuss proper care or file charges.  Catch deceased/injured wild animals and transport them to Willowbrook Wildlife Center.  Educate concerned members of the community regarding wildlife issues: nuisance problems, fears regarding coyotes, foxes, etc.

  • Work the front desk as needed.  Full LEADS certification.

Starting hourly rate is $19.3901.

This position will work an average of 29 hours a week. The hours will vary including weekends between 7 a.m. – 10 p.m. Please submit a completed application and resume by Friday, August 7, 2015 to: Village of Lombard, 255 E. Wilson Lombard, Illinois 60148, fax: (630) 620-8222, or email: hr@villageoflombard.org.


The Village of Lombard is seeking a part-time Fire Inspector (up to 19 hours/week) for the Lombard Fire Department.  Under the direction of the Fire Marshal, essential duties include:  Conduct and/or assist with various types of inspections including certificate of occupancy, life safety, public event, special process, hazard mitigation, fire protection equipment and systems and other inspections as required.  Requires a valid State of Illinois Drivers License, and excellent communication skill.  Certified Fire Prevention Officer (FPO) and/or International Code Council Certifications are preferred.  Starting hourly rate is $24.5390.  Applications are available on the Village’s website.  Please submit a completed application and resume by Friday, August 14, 2015 to:  Village of Lombard, 255 E. Wilson Avenue, Lombard, IL 60148, fax: 630-620-8222 or email: hr@villageoflombard.org.

Administrative Secretary

The Village of Lombard is seeking to hire a part-time Administrative Secretary. This position is in the Administrative Division of the Lombard Community Development Department. Requires a high school diploma or equivalent, vocational/technical training in secretarial science or a related field with three to five years of secretarial experience. A significant knowledge of computers and office related software programs are preferred.  Position prepares reports and correspondence, processes invoices and inputs budget data.  Individual will also greets, screens and directs callers and visitors. The part-time position is budgeted for 19 hours per week, not to exceed 1,000 hours annually. Starting salary is $19.47 per hour. Send resume by August 7, 2015 to: Village of Lombard, Human Resources Department, 255 E. Wilson Ave., Lombard, IL 60148, Fax: (630) 620-8222, Email: hr@villageoflombard.org.