The City of Ottawa Civil Service Commission is accepting applications to establish eligibility registers for future employment for the classifications listed below. Applications and additional information are available at Human Resources, first floor, City Hall, 301 W. Madison Street from 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. or at www.cityofottawa.org.
Classification Telecommunicator Test Date February 5, 2018 Applications must be returned to City Hall by January 29, 2018 Hours of work are 12 hours per shift on an average 40 hour work week, continuous operation, including weekends and holidays. Applicants are subject to an extensive background check. The job includes, but is not limited to answering incoming calls for police and fire issues, dispatching calls for service to police and fire personnel, maintaining radio contact with medics, firemen and police officers and operating the LEAD system and in-house software. Residency within twenty (20) miles of the City of Ottawa corporate limits must be established and maintained within fifteen (15) months of employment. This exam will be given at City Hall, 301 W. Madison Street, Ottawa, Illinois beginning promptly at 6:00 p.m.