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Communications Specialist (Open Positions: 2)

Closes On: November 7, 2019

Job Status: Full-Time
Days Worked: Sun., Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri., Sat.
Rate of Pay: 19.20 - 25.87
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: This is a 9-1-1 Dispatch position.
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Job Description Summary

Must be 18 years of age or older at time of employment.

Must have a high school diploma, GED or work experience equivalent.

OLETS Certified preferred, but not required.  Must be able to obtain once employed.

Must pass a criminal background check; pre-employment drug screen and TB test.

***Candidates  who successfully complete the interview and background portion of the process may be tested in a 9-1-1 Operator/Communications Officer aptitude test.  This testing will be administered in conjunction with ACOG/911 staff.  The test will evaluate auditory and memory recall as well as typing ability in a controlled dispatch environment.***

****This is a very lengthy process.  It may take several months before a decision is made to hire. ****

*****You are being asked to submit additional documents.  Attached files with your application are on a secure server.  Incomplete applications without additional requested documents will not be considered in the hiring process.*****


Additional Information

Must have a flexible schedule and work non consistent work hours

Must be willing to work nights, weekends and holidays

Must be able to multi-task

Understanding that the pay does not meet the mental demand of the job

Must be able to carry a heavy emotional load at all times.

Very hard mentally


Please read job description carefully.

Communications Officer 10-07-19 UPDATED.pdf