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Dispatcher, Lane County Sheriff's Office

The Lane County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for a full time dispatcher. Position available is currently for the night shift. Night shifts consist of a 12 hour shift, 8 PM to 8 AM with alternating 3 day weekends off. Benefits include full paid health & dental insurance, KPERS retirement, optional paid by employee life insurance, optional AFLAC paid by employee, optional health savings debit card that continues to build and can be taken with if ever left, paid holiday/paid time off that includes sick and vacation time. The Sheriff’s Office is looking to hire someone with computer abilities and previous experience in a dispatch environment would be a plus. Candidates will be expected to answer all 911 and administrative telephones, dispatch radio calls, run the state computer system and maintain the in-house computer system. Strong communications skill and the ability to keep composure under pressure are required.

Hours: Full Time

Salary: Starting rate of pay is $12.50/hr or higher depending on qualifications.

Qualifications: High school diploma or G.E.D. is required. Applicant must possess a valid Kansas driver’s license. Applicant cannot have any Felony or Domestic Violence Convictions. You will be required to pass a Drug test and a background investigation. 

Applying: Contact the Lane County Sheriff's Office at 620-397-2828 to have an application mailed to you or pick an application up from the Sheriff's Office at 144 S. Lane Street Dighton, Kansas 67839.

Closes: Until Filled