Job Summary: Under the general supervision of the Chief of Police and Security and the technical supervision of the Radio Communication Center Supervisor, the Dispatcher/Communications Officer receives complaints and messages and dispatches responses as necessary. No supervisory responsibilities.
Education: High School Diploma or equivalent
Experience: Prior dispatch experience preferred.
| Ability to speak in a clear, concise manner, communicates effectively, and interacts well with the public and staff.
| Ability to work any shift and when called in for emergencies.
| Knowledge of and ability to operate computers.
| Ability to type at least 30wpm.
| Ability to record radio and telephone messages accurately.
| Ability to learn and obtain certification from the Law Enforcement Automated Data Systems (LEADS).
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $13.41 /hour
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