Harwood Heights, Illinois
Municipal Consolidated Dispatch
7300 W. Wilson Avenue
Harwood Heights, IL 60706
Starting Salary: $22.21/hour
Application Deadline: 9/21/18
MUNICIPAL CONSOLIDATED DISPATCH (MCD)
EMERGENCY COMMUNICATIONS TELECOMMUNICATOR (ECT) PART-TIME
Municipal Consolidated Dispatch (MCD) center located in Harwood Heights, Illinois is currently seeking qualified persons for the position of part-time Emergency Communications Telecommunicator (ECT) and establish a pool of qualified candidates for full-time.
MCD is a consolidated dispatch center that serves as the Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP) for the Villages of Harwood Heights, Norridge, Schiller Park, and the Norwood Park Fire Protection District (three police departments and two fire agencies). Formed through intergovernmental agreement; operations began in September 2017. MCD handles requests for police, fire, emergency medical assistance, and after hours public works notifications. All personnel are cross-trained.
If you have a desire to be a part of an organization where staff are empowered and encouraged to help shape a positive and collaborative work environment serving the community, in an exciting and rewarding career; review the complete requirements, job descriptions, and apply as outlined below.
SUMMARY OF REQUIREMENTS:
Emergency Communications Telecommunicators receive requests for emergency, non-emergency assistance; including law enforcement, fire, medical or other public-safety related services via 9-1-1, non-emergency telephone, radio, Computer Aided Dispatch systems or other means, and dispatches appropriate response units in addition to related work as required or assigned.
Starting Part-Time Wage:
Applications and full job descriptions may be downloaded at:
either in person, mail, or emailed to the attention of:
Ron Gross, MCD Executive Director
The deadline for application submittal must be received no later than September 21, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.
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