Originally Posted by Simon B
Utterly disgraceful! give them the same rise MPs awarded themselves. What do Ops room staff who man/woman 999 centres get?
Coastal Watch Assistants - from memory about £12k + 25% shift allowance
Watch Officers - around £15k plus 25%
District Ops Managers - around £19k plus 25%
That's based on an averaged 42 hour week in 12 hour shifts.
Even CWAs take 999 calls, deal with Maydays, task units, etc...
Certainly its way below equivalents in Fire, Police and Ambulance control centres.