Iowa State Fair Police hiring Officers and Armed Security Officers

DEADLINE: NOV 17,2019

FULL TIME POLICE OFFICER/IOWA STATE FAIR POLICE DEPARTMENT

THE IOWA STATE FAIR IS ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR A FULL TIME POLICE OFFICER AT

THE IOWA STATE FAIR GROUNDS. SALARY RANGE IS $47,403 – $74,090  PLUS BENEFITS.

STARTING PAY WILL BE BASED ON QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE. OFFICERS WORK A 12

HOUR PANAMA SHIFT SCHEDULE. THE CURRENT SHIFT VACANCY TO BE FILLED IS 4:00PM

4:00AM.  APPLICANTS MUST BE ILEA CERTIFIED AND HAVE A MINIMUM OF 5 YEARS OF

EXPERIENCE AS A LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER. SUPERVISORY EXPERIENCE IS PREFERRED BUT

NOT MANDATORY. QUALIFIED APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN MMPI TEST, EXTENSIVE

BACKGROUND CHECK, FINGERPRINT RECORDS CHECK, DRUG SCREEN, POLYGRAPH EXAMINATION

AND AN ORAL REVIEW PROCESS. A POST POSITION OFFER OF EMPLOYMENT WILL REQUIRE A

COMPLETE PHYSICAL EXAM. INTERESTED CANDIDATES SHOULD COMPLETE AN EMPLOYMENT

APPLICATION AVAILABLE ONLINE AT IOWASTATEFAIR.ORG. UNDER THE EMPLOYMENT SECTION.

A COVER LETTER AND RESUME SHOULD ALSO ACCOMPANY THE APPLICATION. APPLICATIONS

WILL BE ACCEPTED BY EMAIL OR MAIL AND SHOULD BE SENT TO;

COMMANDER DOUG PHILLIPS IOWA STATE FAIR POLICE DEPARTMENT,PO BOX 57130

DES MOINES, IA 50317-0003  EMAIL:  DPHILLIPS@IOWASTATEFAIR.ORG

DEADLINE: NO DATE GIVEN/

ARMED SECURITY OFFICERS/THE IOWA STATE FAIR POLICE

DEPARTMENT IS CURRENTLY ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR ARMED SECURITY OFFICERS TO

WORK DURING THE 2020 IOWA STATE FAIR. THE APPLICANT MUST BE WILLING TO WORK A

9-HOUR DAY FOR THE ENTIRE 11 DAY STATE FAIR. THE DATES FOR THE 2020 IOWA STATE

FAIR ARE AUGUST 13TH-23RD, 2020. APPLICANT MUST BE A PREVIOUS OR RETIRED PEACE

OFFICER IN GOOD STANDING. APPLICANTS WILL ALSO BE REQUIRED TO ATTEND SOME IN

SERVICE TRAINING LEADING UP TO THE STATE FAIR AND MUST ALSO SHOOT AND PASS THE

ILEA FIREARMS QUALIFICATION COURSE FOR POLICE OFFICERS WITH AN IOWA STATE FAIR

POLICE DEPARTMENT FIREARMS INSTRUCTOR. APPLICANTS WILL ALSO BE FINGERPRINTED AND

A BACKGROUND CHECK WILL BE CONDUCTED. ADDITIONALLY, THERE MAY BE OTHER

OPPORTUNITIES THROUGHOUT THE YEAR FOR PART TIME WORK DURING MAJOR EVENTS, WHEN

NECESSARY, TO MAINTAIN A SAFE AND SECURE ENVIRONMENT, HOWEVER, THIS IS NOT

GUARANTEED. APPLICATIONS ARE AVAILABLE ON THE STATE FAIR WEBSITE AT

IOWASTATEFAIR.ORG.  FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT COMMANDER DOUG PHILLIPS  AT

DPHILLIPS@IOWASTATEFAIR.ORG OR 515-262-3931.