Dispatcher/Telecommunicator

Polk County Sheriff's Office

Agency City
Balsam Lake

,

Agency State
Wisconsin

Reason for Announcement:

Applications are now being accepted to
Fill vacancy
Establish eligibility list
Type of Opening
Full-Time

Responsibilities:

Position Responsibilities

The primary responsibility of this position is to receive 9-1-1 calls, offering essential services through appropriate prioritizing of the calls and dispatching necessary services.

Salary:

Salary Minimum
$21.95
per
Salary Type
Hour
Dependent on Qualifications
 

Benefits:

Benefits
  • Deferred Compensation
  • Dental
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund
Other Benefits
  • PTO
  • Extended Leave
  • STD
  • LTD
  • Vision
  • Flex Spending

Qualifications:

Qualifications
  • Ability to handle several tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to perform essential functions of this position
  • Able to work evenings, weekends, and holidays
  • Clear and concise speech
  • Driver's license
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge and skills in operating computer systems
  • No domestic abuse convictions
  • No felony convictions
  • React quickly and effectively to stressful situations
  • U.S. citizen
  • Minimum Age:
    Minimum Age
    18
Other Qualifications
  • Individual must be able to demonstrate aptitude and skills directly related to this position through computerized, standardized pre-employment assessments.
  • Individual must be free of unpardoned felony convictions.
  • Individual must pass a standardized psychological screening for 911 Operators.

Education Requirements:

Education Requirements
High school diploma

Notes:

Notes
  • Background Check
  • Oral Interviews
  • Psychological Examination
  • Written Exam
Affirmative Action (AA)
American Disability Act (ADA)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)

How to Apply:

Contact Information:

Application Contact Name
Julie Powell
Application Contact Title
HR Generalist
Application Contact Agency
Polk County
Application Contact Address

100 Polk County Plaza
Balsam Lake, WI 54810
United States

Phone
Application Contact Phone
(715) 485-9176
Fax
Application Contact Fax
(715) 485-9121
Email
Application Contact Email
erinfo@co.polk.wi.us
Website
Application Contact Website

Apply By:

Application Deadline

Submit:

Application Requirements
Resume
Agency Application
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Dispatcher/Telecommunicator

Vilas County Sheriff's Office

Agency City
Eagle River

,

Agency State
Wisconsin

Reason for Announcement:

Applications are now being accepted to
Fill vacancy
Establish eligibility list
Type of Opening
Full-Time
Part-Time

Responsibilities:

Position Responsibilities

The Telecommunicator is a civilian position responsible for performing a wide variety of communication-related tasks in the Sheriff’s Department telecommunication center. Operates enhanced 911 (E911) system, computer-aided dispatch system, and other computerized communication equipment. This includes, but is not limited to, answering incoming emergency E911 calls and non-emergency telephone calls; identifying the nature of calls or reports and dispatching the appropriate public safety unit to respond; providing medical dispatch pre-arrival instructions according to policy; and accurately and efficiently providing information to citizens and public safety personnel or referring non-emergency calls to the proper agency or individual when no other action is needed. Other responsibilities are on website.

Salary:

Salary Minimum
$17.00
-
Salary Maximum
$23.40
per
Salary Type
Hour
Dependent on Qualifications
 

Benefits:

Benefits
  • Clothing Allowance
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Longevity Pay
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund

Qualifications:

Qualifications
  • Ability to handle several tasks simultaneously
  • Able to work evenings, weekends, and holidays
  • Clear and concise speech
  • Driver's license
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge and skills in operating computer systems
  • No domestic abuse convictions
  • No felony convictions
  • React quickly and effectively to stressful situations
  • U.S. citizen
  • Minimum Age:
    Minimum Age
    18
  • Ability to keyboard/type words per minute:
    Ability to keyboard/type words per minute
    25

Education Requirements:

Education Requirements
High school diploma

Notes:

Notes
  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening
  • Oral Interviews
  • Written Exam
Affirmative Action (AA)
American Disability Act (ADA)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)

How to Apply:

Contact Information:

Application Contact Name
Kristine Braynack
Application Contact Title
Human Resource
Application Contact Agency
Vilas County
Application Contact Address

330 Court Street
Eagle River, WI 54521
United States

Phone
Application Contact Phone
(715) 479-3604
Email
Application Contact Email
krbray@vilascountywi.gov

Apply By:

Application Deadline

Submit:

Application Requirements
DJ-LE-330
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