QComm 911 (service population 100,000) is seeking an Emergency Communications Director to lead this consolidated state of the art communications agency located in the Quad Cities. QComm 911 provides dispatch and radio services for five (05) police departments and six (06) fire departments in Rock Island County in western Illinois. The member communities served include East Moline, Milan, Moline, and Silvis. Through intergovernmental agreement, their partner agencies include Blackhawk FPD, Carbon Cliff-Barstow FPD and the Village of Hampton. QComm 911 has a staff of 29 employing 27 full time 9-1-1 Telecommunicators, in addition to the Emergency Communications Director and the Assistant Director. The FYE 2019 budget is $2.5 million. This Public Safety Answering Point is housed in a modern, technologically advanced facility located in Milan, Illinois. The new Emergency Communications Director will be focused on the continued development of QComm 911 from a newly established center to a more unified operation furthering the high-quality service, as well as identifying opportunities for potential growth.
The Emergency Communications Director is appointed by and works under the direction of the Board of Directors and is responsible for the overall management of the 911 center including oversight of all communications center functions. Presently, human resources support and financial administration support are provided by the Village of Milan.
Qualified candidates will be expected to have:
Residency within a reasonable distance from the 911 center is desirable.
Starting Annual Salary: $115,000 +/- DOQ.
Submit résumé, cover letter and five references via our online application system by October 11, 2019 to Kathleen Rush, Vice President or Lee McCann, Vice President.
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Posted:September 17, 2019