Washington County Sheriff’s Office (Closes 3/22/20)
The 911 Public Safety Dispatcher is a highly technical position that answers 9-1-1 emergency and non-emergency calls from the public, the interdepartmental calls from police, fire and ambulance services, and calls from other public safety agencies. Monitors computer screens, while efficiently gathering, prioritizing, and documenting caller information. Provides callers with the appropriate advice or referral, or initiate police, fire, and/or emergency medical (EMS) services to the caller. Dispatches law enforcement, fire, and EMS personnel by Operating Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD), two-way radio, and other sophisticated communications equipment systems.
North Memorial Health is currently looking for an Electronic Communications Technician. The ideal candidate will have experience with programming on P25 systems. Completion of a two year college, technical school, or military program in radio communications, computer science, or related electronics field is preferred. Candidates must either already have a Valid FCC General Radio Telephone Operator License or obtain within 6 months of hire. This position will play an important role in supporting the work of the 911 communication center.