911 Emergency Dispatcher

North West Bergen Central Dispatch - Ridgewood, NJ (30+ days ago)

Northwest Bergen Central Dispatch is currently accepting applications for the position of Dispatcher.

Northwest Bergen Central Dispatch (NWBCD) is always seeking qualified applicants to join our team as Public Safety Telecommunicators. The NWBCD Telecommunicator is responsible for the effective and efficient handling of emergency and non-emergency calls as well as the communications of over fifteen public safety agencies. Duties can include:

  • Receive and field emergency and non-emergency phone calls.
  • Provide emergency medical instructions to callers.
  • Dispatch appropriate public safety personnel in a professional and timely manner.
  • Record and track calls for service in a Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) system.
  • Handle NCIC and CJIS look-ups and entries for law enforcement officers.

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

Required licenses or certifications:

  • Valid CPR Card
  • Valid Basic Telecommunicator / 9-1-1 Officer
  • Valid Emergency Medical Dispatcher (EMD)

NWBCD is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $35,800.00 to $53,000.00 /year


  • High school


  • Basic CPR
  • Valid Drivers License
  • Emergency Medical Dispatcher
  • Telecommunicator