VILLAGE OF LA GRANGE
The Village of La Grange is accepting applications for a full-time Telecommunicator. The responsibility of a Telecommunicator is to receive incoming emergency (9-1-1) and non-emergency telephone calls from both the public and public safety agencies and dispatch Police and/or Fire personnel to emergency and non-emergency calls for service, over a two-way radio system, utilizing a computer aided dispatch system. Applicants must be willing to work various schedules which include days, nights, weekends, holidays, and overtime. The Village of LaGrange has entered into an intergovernmental agreement with LaGrange Park and Western Springs for consolidated dispatching services tentatively anticipated in late 2016.
Experience preferred along with the ability to type 25 – 30 words per minute. Offer of employment conditioned upon successfully completing a background investigation, drug/alcohol screening, physical and psychological examination. Starting salary of $44,394+ annually dependent on qualifications and level of experience.
Applications and job description with detailed position requirements and duties may be picked up at the:
La Grange Police Department
304 W. Burlington Avenue
and must be returned by March 11, 2016
The Village of La Grange is an
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)