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Dispatcher/Telecommunicator

Reedsburg Police Dept

Agency City
REEDSBURG
,
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

Public safety answering point for 911 emergency and administrative calls to the police department. Responsible for dispatching Police, Fire and EMS to various incidents throughout the Reedsburg area. Operates radio, teletype and CentralSquare Public Safety Suite Professional CAD/RMS to facilitate up-to-date and timely records.

Lateral Transfer Program Details:

Lateral Transfer Pay & Vacation Package. Those with dispatching and/or law enforcement experience encouraged to apply to take advantage of the lateral transfer package.

Salary:

Salary Minimum
$20.07
-
Salary Maximum
$25.09
per
Salary Type
Hour
Dependent on Qualifications
Dependent On Qualifications

Benefits:

Benefits
  • Clothing Allowance
  • Deferred Compensation
  • Dental
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund
Other Benefits
  • Vision
  • Additional Paid Veterans Day Holiday for active or honorably discharged veterans
  • Access to Department workout room/gym
Number of Paid Holidays
10

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 driving record
  • 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
    30

Education Requirements:

Education Requirements
High school diploma
Additional Education Information
Post high school credits in law enforcement, telecommunications and/or past experience in telecommunications preferred, but not required.

Notes:

Notes
  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening
  • Medical Examination
  • Oral Interviews
  • Vision Examination
  • Written Exam
Other Notes
  • Residency required within 20 miles of the City limits
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
PATRICK CUMMINGS
Application Contact Title
Police Chief
Application Contact Agency
Reedsburg Police Department
Application Contact Address

200 S PARK ST
REEDSBURG, WI 53959
United States

Phone
Application Contact Phone
(608) 524-2376
Email
Application Contact Email
pcummings@reedsburgpolice.com
Website
Application Contact Website

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Application Deadline

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