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The City of Silvis is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Police Telecommunicator
(911 Dispatcher)

 The City of Silvis is now accepting applications for the position of 2nd and 3rd shift Police Telecommunicator (911 Dispatcher).
Applicant requirements: high school graduate or equivalent, pass a written examination and other tests as required, type accurately 40 words per minute, ability to maintain accurate records, type reports, work with the public, ability to think and act quickly and calmly in emergency situations, and work independently with a minimum amount of supervision. There is a one year probationary period.

Telecommunicator Application

 600 Illini Drive, Silvis, IL or online at
Completed applications must be submitted to the Silvis Police Department no later than April 23rd, 2018 at 4 PM.
Applicants will be notified of testing dates and locations.The position will initially be a City of Silvis Police Department position. The State has mandated consolidation of public safety answering points, therefore, the position will consolidate with other local dispatch centers.

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