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 Police Telecommunicator

Village of Mundelein has an opening for a full time Telecommunicator to dispatch Police, Fire and Emergency Medical Service Units, monitor fire band for mutual aid calls, answer incoming 911 calls, and radio communications directed to Police Department. Dispatcher will monitor radio traffic to keep appraised of field situations.

A high school degree or equivalent is required. Ability to obtain and maintain required certifications, including L.E.A.D.S. & EMD. Two years previous experience desired. Must work rotating shifts, weekends, and holidays. Must remain calm in emergency situations.

Prospective interviewees must pass a job-related skills assessment prior to interview. 

Employment is contingent upon successful completion of background investigation, drug screen and psychological evaluation.

Starting base pay $56,386.00 with excellent benefits.

Applications are available at the Village of Mundelein, 300 Plaza Circle, Mundelein, IL 60060 or on our website at Fax: (847) 949-2154

Application deadline May 5, 2020   Due to the anticipated number of applicants, no phone calls please. Applicants to be interviewed will be contacted. If you have applied for this position within the last year, your application is on file and you do not need to re-apply.

 Village of Mundelein is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Anticipated start date:  Within 45 days of application deadline.

Part-Time Opportunity - School Crossing Guard

The Mundelein Police Department is looking for a reliable individual to serve as a School Crossing Guard.  Morning and afternoon hours are required.   All equipment and training are provided.  This position calls for prolonged standing, repetitive use of hand signals to motorists and school children, and the ability to withstand a variety of year-round fluctuating weather conditions.  Minimum age 18 required.

Hourly rate $10.00 per hour; $40.00 per day guarantee

Applications are available at the Village of Mundelein, 300 Plaza Circle, Mundelein, IL 60060 or on our website at  

Completed applications may be emailed to 

Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a drug screen and background investigation.

The Village of Mundelein is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

An exciting Career in Community-Focused Law Enforcement

The Mundelein Police Department works in a unique partnership with the community. Police Officers focus on prevention of crime before it happens through the Department’s community involvement and solution-oriented programming. The success of the community programs of the Mundelein Police Department have led it to become a model for other departments in the state.

The Mundelein Police Department strives to provide the highest quality of police services to the community. To do so requires citizen involvement in the identification and solution of problems within the community. The Mundelein Police Department works to improve the quality of life for the residents of Mundelein though enhanced police services, while protecting the constitutional rights of all citizens.

A Fresh Approach to Law Enforcement


At the Mundelein Police Department, employees focus on more than just “business-as-usual” police work. Mundelein Police department employees are involved in solving problems and creating solutions through active participation in the community and community events.

About Mundelein, Illinois

Mundelein is located in central Lake County, Illinois 35 miles northwest of downtown Chicago, five miles west of Interstate 94, and 20 miles north of O’Hare airport. Mundelein is served by four major state highways: Route 60, Route 45, Route 176, and Route 83. Mundelein is culturally and ethnically diverse with over 31,000 residents. The village has evolved over the past two decades from a rural-oriented, blue collar, small town to a suburban, middle-class, diversified community. Mundelein is home to over 700 businesses, mostly small-to medium-sized companies. Mundelein has a diverse manufacturing sector and a strong industrial base centered on the medical products industry.

Available Positions

Please take a moment to view current employment opportunities with the Village of Mundelein.

The Village of Mundelein is an Affirmative / Equal Opportunity Employer

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