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Communications Operator

Skokie, Illinois


Village of Skokie

5127 Oakton Street

Skokie, IL 60077

Phone: 847-933-8212




Salary: $58,155 - $74,226


Application Deadline: 12/5/17







The Village of Skokie is seeking a Communication Operator. The primary emphasis for this position is to receive general and emergency phone calls via the 911 phone system, obtain necessary information, dispatch Fire, Police and EMS units, enter data into a Computer Aided Dispatch system and transmit appropriate responses.


The Communications Center operates 24/7 every day, including holidays. Must be available to work ALL shifts on a rotation, based on operational need.



Must have:

  • Ability to handle simultaneous tasks and work in a multi-staff, team environment

  • A clear speaking voice, good hearing and verbal communications skills

  • Technical skills associated with using a personal computer


Components of the selection process include:

  • Communications Operator test

  • Interview

  • Polygraph evaluation

  • In-depth background investigation

  • Medical exam

  • Drug screen




HS diploma or equivalent



Annual Salary Range:


$58,155 - $74,226



To be considered for this position you MUST submit a completed Village of Skokie Application for Employment

by December 5, 2017 to:


Village of Skokie Personnel Office

5127 Oakton Street

Skokie, IL 60077




Email to:



Applications are available at:



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