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911 Public Safety Telecommunicator & Calltakers

Post Date: 01-11-2021

End Date:Until Filled

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 3000 keystroke per hour (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.

Salary for entry level Call-takers beginning at $16.50 per hour and increasing to Telecommunicator pay in steps, upon successful completion of training and promotion to Telecommunicator 4 with pay up to $18.00 per hour. 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.

Testing dates will be scheduled, and candidates will be notified via call, text, or email. You may download a job description and application from our website at Questions contact Missy Behel at email:



911 Dispatcher / Telecommunicator

Post Date: 01-04-2021

End Date:Until Filled

Williamson County Government Emergency Communications Department is accepting applications for full-time 911 Dispatchers/Telecommunicators. A High School Diploma or a GED is required. Preference will be given to those with experience in Emergency Communications. These positions will require excellent communication skills along with the ability to multitask. It is essential that employees be able to do more than one task at a time and take appropriate action when presented with a stressful life/death situation and remain calm under all circumstances.

Starting pay for those fully meeting the minimum qualifications $16.38/hour

For additional information or to apply, visit the website at



Emergency Communications Specialist II

Post Date: 11-28-2020

End Date:Until Filled

The CITY OF MURFREESBORO Emergency Communications Center invites applications to apply for the position of Emergency Communications Specialist II


SALARY: $17.41 Hourly

DESCRIPTION: The purpose of this position as a Public Safety Telecommunicator who performs 911 emergency and non-emergency call taker functions and dispatches police, fire, and medical personnel appropriately in conjunction with other Emergency Communications Personnel. Calmly deals with emergency situations and dispassionately and logically communicates with the public, some of whom are under extreme distress.


For additional information or to apply, visit the website at

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