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Police & Fire
(Full-Time and Part-Time)
Matteson, IL 60443
Starting Salary: $38,434.48 -
Application Deadline: NA
recruiting to establish an eligibility list for the position of 911 Operator/Telecommunicator.
operates communications equipment that receives and dispatches police, fire and
emergency calls via telephone, electronic and radio dispatch equipment.
Answers and routes
telephone calls and messages of emergency and non-emergency nature to the proper
public service agency.
Utilizes data input
procedure on multiple keyboard terminals to assure data is properly transmitted
to the computer.
Maintains records and
data in accordance with departmental rules.
Routes, transmits and
interprets teletype messages.
adjudication hearings as necessary.
High School Diploma
21 years old
Spillman knowledge is
preferred but not required.
Knowledge, Skills &
Knowledge of, or the
ability to learn area geography and an awareness of community events.
Knowledge of and
ability to utilize a computer and the required software.
Ability to orally
communicate effectively and precisely.
Ability to operate
keyboard and telecommunications equipment.
Ability to perform
full data entry functions at a rate of approx. 30 wpm.
Ability to obtain
information over the telephone from distraught callers.
Ability to maintain
emotional stability in stressful situations.
Ability to comprehend
and carry out department rules, regulations and procedures.
Ability to maintain
security and confidentiality.
Ability to record
computer data rapidly and accurately.
Ability to establish
and maintain effective working relationships with staff and the public.
Ability to familiarize
oneself with incidents relating to critical law enforcement activities.
Ability to understand
and follow written and oral instructions.
Ability to communicate
effectively both orally and in writing.
Ability to work the
required hours of the position.
SouthCom offers competitive wages starting at:
$38,434.48 - $52,521.00
We are looking to hire full-time and part-time
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