Job Posting

Job Opportunity Notice

Announcement Date: Monday, September 23, 2013

Closing Date: Friday, October 04, 2013

Title: Telecommunicator/Dispatcher Office: Emergency Management
Salary: $10.10 per hr. ($22,880 yearly) - Uncertified; $10.93 per hr. ($25,000 yearly) - Certified Grade: 10
911 Dispatcher
Open Date: 09/23/2013
Closed Date: 10/04/2013
Hourly Rate: $10.10-uncertified
                                                  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.
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.

To apply:

1.       Go to to obtain application

2.       Email -

3.       Fax – (803) 712-6512

4.       Come by in person to drop off application.