NATURE OF DUTIES:
Under supervision of a Lead Dispatcher performs dispatch duties of moderate to difficult degrees.
Maintain routine communication between dispatch and city, county, state and federal law enforcement agencies, emergency medical services, fire departments and detention officers transporting prisoners.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
$ communicate effectively verbally and in writing;
$ answer all in coming telephone calls for service and administration office, taking messages quickly, accurately and courteously;
$ respond to emergencies coming in on the 911 system with professional precision, maintaining a calm and cool demeanor;
$ carry on multiple task communications;
$ get along with others in close proximity for extended periods of time;
$ learn the operation of computers, facsimile machines, multi frequency transmitting equipment and key boarding skill.
High School Diploma or equivalent, 18 years of age or older, able to hear normal conversation, able to speak and understand the English language fluently, must pass a background check including NCIC. Must submit to random urinalysis or other specified drug screen.