SUMNER COUNTY EMERGENCY COMMUNICATIONS DISTRICT

911 Public Safety Telecommunicators and Call-Takers

 

Post Date: 06-02-2020

End Date: 06-30-2020

Sumner County Emergency Communication Center is currently accepting applications for 911 Public Safety Telecommunicators and Call-takers. Candidates must possess a valid Tennessee Driver’s License, be able to type 40 words per minute (net) and possess either a GED or a high school diploma. The process consists of an oral interview, extensive background investigation, psychological and job-related physical examinations and drug testing.

Brief Job Description: Receive emergency and non-emergency calls for information and assistance via telephone, radio, and written teletype. Direct calls to a source of assistance. Maintain constant status information on all police, fire, and EMS units via computer terminal. Operate complex computers, telephones, radios, audio recorders, 9-1-1 PSAP equipment and other technical equipment. Have access to extremely sensitive, confidential information. Work according to 24-hour scheduling with work hours subject to change according to demand. Must be willing to work any shift, including weekends, holidays, and overtime, as necessary. Job duties include multiple simultaneous tasks that must be performed on demand. High liability and high stress factors are common. Excellent benefits package provided.

Salary for entry level Call-takers beginning at $15.00 per hour and increasing to Telecommunicator pay $16.44, upon successfully completion of training and promotion to Telecommunicator. There are opportunities for periodic pay increases, as well as great benefits (medical, vision, and dental). Our standard shifts are 12-hour shifts, 2 days on and 2 days off, 3 days on 3 days off. Interested candidates please complete our application and return it with a current typing certificate issued within the past six months (no on-line typing certificates will be accepted).

Recruitment for this position will remain open until we have received 50 applications. Testing dates will be scheduled, and candidates will be notified via email and/or USPS mail. You may download a job description and application from our website at www.sumnerecc.org. Questions contact Tracy Kizer at email: tkizer@sumnerecc.org

Licenses, Certification and other Requirements

Candidates must possess a valid Tennessee Driver’s License, be able to type 40 words per minute (net) and possess either a GED or a high school diploma. Candidates be subject to an oral interview, extensive background investigation, psychological and job-related physical examinations and drug testing.

CPR, Emergency Medical Dispatch (EMD), Emergency Fire Dispatch (EFD), Division of National Crime Information Center (NCIC) Certification required within 6 months of employment.

Deadline to apply is June 30, 2020 by 4:00 PM CST

 

CITY of GERMANTOWN

Public Safety Dispatcher/Jailer

 

Post Date: 05-22-2020

End Date: 06-21-2020

Under supervision, receive emergency and non-emergency calls for service, determine urgency and priority, obtain the information and details regarding these requests, input data into computer system and dispatch police, fire, EMS and/or other services as appropriate. Process and monitor prisoners in municipal jail who have been arrested and awaiting trial or transferal. After appropriate training, provide medical instruction to the caller until the first responder arrives.

 

For additional information, visit our website at www.germantown-tn.gov  

 

WILLIAMSON DEPT. of EMERGENCY COMMUNICATIONS

Emergency Communications Director

 

Post Date: 02-20-2020

End Date: until filled

Williamson County Department of Emergency Communications (Franklin, TN) is actively seeking candidates to fill an expected vacancy in the Director's role.  Williamson County DoEC is a consolidated PSAP serving 16 departments with a staff of 58 personnel -- 48 telecommunicators, 6 supervisors and 4 administrative staff.

To apply, please click the link below:

https://www.williamsoncounty-tn.gov/Jobs.aspx?UniqueId=75&From=All&CommunityJobs=False&JobID=Emergency-Communications-Director-Public-207

or visit

https://www.williamsoncounty-tn.gov/Jobs.aspx

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