The City of Russell is seeking professional and community-oriented individuals for the position of 911 Communications Director. The City seeks an active and experienced professional with demonstrated leadership and communication skills, who is committed to collaborating with the community, other agencies, and organizations to ensure the highest quality of emergency services are provided to Russell County. The successful candidate must be skilled at community outreach and requires a high level of responsibility, flexibility, attention to detail, the ability to work under pressure and the ability to maintain privacy and confidentiality in at 24/7 operation.
The City of Russell is situated at the crossroads of Interstate 70 and US Highway 281. As a rural city, it is our vision to serve as the County’s regional center. We are a community that is dedicated to family, friends and neighbors, where generations care for each other. We are One Russell, building a self-reliant future. We are home.
The City of Russell offers a very progressive benefit package. Basic benefits include vacation, sick leave, family health insurance, family dental and vision plans, and KPERS retirement program, with optional benefits packages available as well.
Applicant is expected to Applicant must pass a medical and drug screening, background investigation, and psychological evaluation. Applicants must also establish residency in Russell County 6 months from hire date.
Applications and a full job description may be obtained at www.russellcity.org or at The City of Russell, 133 W. 8th, Russell, KS 67665. Completed applications may be submitted in person, online, faxed to 785-483-4397 or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications will be accepted until February 26, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. EEO/ADA