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The City of Freeport IL has the following full time openings available:




The City of Freeport is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Telecommunications Operator . Consider a career in the fast-paced world of public safety/ EMS dispatch. HS graduate or equivalent required, as well as the ability to pass a typing, written test, and background check. Must not have been convicted of any felonies or serious misdemeanors. Must be willing to work nights, weekends and holidays. Must live within or be willing to relocate within 20 miles of the Police Dept. within one year of hire. Starting wage is $18.29 per hour. Applications can be obtained at the Freeport Police Department, City Hall, or on the City's website at Please use the Police Dept. application. Application deadline is May 14, 2018. Mail, email or fax applications to the location below. The City of Freeport is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes a diverse workforce.

City of Freeport, Human Resources

314 W Stephenson St., Freeport, IL 61032


Fax: 815-599-5872




The City of Freeport, IL Water & Sewer Dept. has an opening for a first shift Instrument & Control Technician/Electrician. Responsibilities include the maintenance and troubleshooting of 480-volt three phase motors and controls, including VFD's and PLC's, including input/output digital and analog loop control devices. Duties also include performing preventive maintenance on all electrical, electronic, pneumatic, and mechanical equipment including pumps, compressors, aerating blowers, augers, gear reducers, and HVAC units, as wells as performing other general maintenance as required. This position is subject to call in for off hours emergencies. A high school diploma or GED, valid driver's license, and five years verifiable experience in heavy industrial environmental and water/wastewater instrumentation and controls, with a working knowledge of SCADA control systems is required. Above average computer skills are necessary. Starting pay for this position is $20.82 per hour. The City of Freeport offers an excellent benefit package that includes an IMRF pension. We are an equal opportunity employer that welcomes a diverse workforce. Please email resumes to: .





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Freeport City Hall
314 W. Stephenson St.
Freeport, IL 61032
Phone: 815-235-8200 or 815-235-8203