Chester seeks to hire police dispatcher

CHESTER, Ill. – The City of Chester is accepting applications for a Full-Time Dispatcher for the Chester Police Department. Successful applicants must be residents of Randolph County within six months.

This position has a competitive salary and full benefits including: medical, dental, life and vision insurance at no cost to you and also includes IMRF Retirement Plan.

This position consists of answering phone calls and dispatching police officers and firefighters to a variety of Emergency and Non-emergency calls as well as other office related duties such as data entry and filing.

Applicants are required to be a high school graduate, have good computer and typing skills, no criminal record and outstanding people skills.  APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED UNTIL JUNE 1, 2022.  APPLICATIONS CAN BE OBTAINED FROM THE CITY HALL, AT 1330 SWANWICK STREET, CHESTER, ILLINOIS, OR ONLINE AT WWW.CHESTERILL.COM

For more information please contact the Chief of Police at (618) 826-5454.  The City of Chester is a drug-free workplace.