Public Safety Dispatcher - Lincoln County, ME

Posted:
July 3, 2019

Agency:
Lincoln County,ME

Title:
Public Safety Dispatcher

Description:

Lincoln County is seeking qualified candidates for the position of 9-1-1 Public Safety Dispatcher.  This position receives, processes and dispatches requests for public safety services, including emergency and non-emergency requests via 9-1-1, telephone and radio.  Interaction with fire, police, EMS and other dispatchers, as well as members of the public occur throughout the day.

 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • At least 2-3 years of public safety emergency communications preferred
  • Superior listening skills, proficiency in oral and written communications
  • Ability to deal courteously and effectively with members of the public
  • Ability to think & act quickly & efficiently; remain calm under stressful conditions
  • Ability to use computer aided dispatch system and other dispatch tools
  • Commitment to complete extensive training needed for the position during the first six months of employment
  • Extensive background check requirements must be met

This full-time position will be required to work a variety of shifts, including nights, weekends and holidays.  All applicants should be prepared to commit to this condition prior to applying.

Applications are available in the Lincoln County Commissioners office or at www.LincolnCountyMaine.me

Please submit resume and application to the Lincoln County Commissioners Office no later than 2pm on Wednesday July 24, 2019.

 

Lincoln County Courthouse

32 High Street

Wiscasset, Maine 04578

(207) 882-6311



Closing Date / Removed from Database Date
July 24, 2019

  All jobs posted are considered open until filled and may close at anytime except as stated in the Job Description.