Job Opportunity Notice
Friday, July 23, 2010
Closing Date: Friday, July 30, 2010
$10.10 (Uncertified) $10.93 (Certified)
GENERAL STATEMENT OF JOB
Under general supervision, performs duties involving the operation of communications equipment to dispatch the appropriate personnel from various emergency services in Fairfield County including the Sheriff's Office, the City Police Department, fire services, EMS, Highway Patrol, the Rescue Squad, Coroner's office, Emergency Preparedness Department, the Red Cross, the Detention Center, the Public Works Department, etc. Handles each call promptly and efficiently. Works under stressful conditions. Reports to the Communications Supervisor.
MINIMUM TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE
High school diploma and one to two years of experience in telecommunications operations, or any equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the required skills, knowledge, and abilities. Must possess NCIC certification and radio communications certification. Must be able to type at a corrected rate of thirty-five words per minute.