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Dispatcher/Telecommunicator

Door County Emergency Management and Communications

Agency City
Sturgeon Bay
,
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

Operates emergency communications equipment, which receives and dispatches police, fire and emergency medical calls via telephone and electronic dispatch equipment. Also, operates various on-line data entry terminals. The Communications Center is a 24/7/365 operation so you will be required to work nights/weekends/holidays and mandatory overtime. Regular attendance and punctuality along with being prepared to commence work at designated work locations, on the assigned or scheduled days and hours is expected.

Salary:

Salary Minimum
$22.27
per
Salary Type
Hour
Dependent on Qualifications

Benefits:

Benefits
  • Clothing Allowance
  • Dental
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund
Other Benefits
  • Vision Insurance
Number of Paid Holidays
9

Qualifications:

Qualifications
  • Ability to handle several tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to perform essential functions of this position
  • Ability to possess a firearm
  • Ability to use all standard law enforcement equipment
  • Able to work evenings, weekends, and holidays
  • Clear and concise speech
  • Driver's license
  • Good driving record
  • Good physical condition
  • 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
  • Vision correctable to 20/20
  • Minimum Age:
    Minimum Age
    18
  • Ability to keyboard/type words per minute:
    Ability to keyboard/type words per minute
    35
Other Qualifications
  • Completion of Fundamentals of Emergency Dispatch course preferred.
  • Able to obtain certification in CPR within 6 months of hire
  • Must obtain Basic and Advanced TIME System certifications within 1 year of hire and maintain
  • Successful completion of telecommunications field training and evaluation program within six (6) months of hire.

Education Requirements:

Education Requirements
High school diploma
60 college credits / Associate's degree
Additional Education Information
60 College Credits are only preferred, but NOT required

Notes:

Notes
  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening
  • Medical Examination
  • Oral Interviews
Other Notes
  • Candidates chosen will be required to pass a CritiCall test
  • The CritiCall test will be held every Wednesday. This must be completed with a passing score that day in order to advance to the next step in the recruitment process.
Affirmative Action (AA)
Affirmative Action (AA)
American Disability Act (ADA)
American Disability Act (ADA)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)

How to Apply:

Contact Information:

Application Contact Name
Kayla Jennerjohn
Application Contact Title
Human Resources Assistant
Application Contact Agency
Door County Sheriff's Office
Application Contact Address

1201 S Duluth Ave
Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235
United States

Phone
Application Contact Phone
(920) 495-7340
Email
Application Contact Email
cgwaterstreet@co.door.wi.us
Website

Apply By:

Application Deadline

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