The Salina Police Department is accepting applications for the position of 911 Dispatcher.
Duties: Successful candidates will be responsible for dispatching all police, sheriff, fire and ambulance operations in the city & county; operates a two-way communications system; monitors a computerized emergency system; types a variety of data into a computerized database.
Education: High school diploma or G.E.D. Experience: In-service training program; typing speed 40 WPM minimum.
Requirements: Must live within 40-minutes response time; must be 21 years of age or older; must successfully complete in-service training program in communications related curriculum; must pass selection process that includes assessment interviews, psychological evaluation, computer voice stress analyzer examination, & thorough background checks.
Hours: Twelve hour shifts from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. & 6:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. with every other weekend off.
Starting Pay: $16.36-18.32/hr. (Full pay range: $16.36-26.11/hr.)
Examination: Mandatory completion of computerized Dispatcher examination. Exam schedule will be emailed to applicants.
To apply go to JoinSalinaPD.com and click on “Apply Now” and then “apply” under Application.