9-1-1 Calltaker/Public Safety Dispatcher
Quincy/Adams County 9-1-1
Quincy/Adams County 9-1-1 is seeking applicants for the position of 9-1-1 Calltaker / Public Safety Dispatcher. We anticipate 2 openings in the August/September 2018 timeframe.
Full time, shift work.
Job Details & Functions
This position is responsible for the general operations of the 9-1-1 Dispatch Center. Handles incoming 9-1-1 emergency and non-emergency telephone calls for service and dispatch a public safety response, use the Computer Aided Dispatch computer system, monitor the radio transmissions, record maintenance and the use of various office equipment.
Wage Scale as of May 1, 2017:
Telecommunicator (> 2 years) $15.11
Telecommunicator I (2-4 years) $16.99
Telecommunicator II (4-15 years) $18.90
Telecommunicator III (15+ years) $19.07
Vacation: 10 days after completion of the first year, progresses to 20 days after 13 years of service
Holidays: 12 paid holidays per year
Sick Leave: 6 hours earned per month
Health Insurance: Provided for the employee by the City of Quincy at a cost sharing of 85% of the premium paid by employer and 15% of the premium paid by the employee beginning the first month after three months of employment. Dependent coverage is available.
The applicant must have a high school diploma or equivalent. College a plus.
How to apply
An employment application packet may be downloaded at:
Send completed application and resume to:
Director, Quincy/Adams County 9-1-1
222 N. 52nd ST
Quincy, IL 62305