Knox County 9-1-1 is currently accepting applications for the position of Part-Time Public Safety Communications Technician.
The primary responsibilities of this position include the handling and dispatching of 9-1-1 calls, oversight, and management of all public safety radio communications, providing assistance to partner agencies and various administrative functions.
The position requires excellent verbal and written skills, a capacity for multi-tasking, a strong sense of integrity, above-average to high proficiency in computer and/or radio technology, and the ability to continually learn new skills and improve all skills in an ever-changing environment. Applicant should be prepared to work any shift (1st, 2nd, or 3rd) on any day, including weekends and holidays.
Successful applicants will be required to submit to a criminal background check, evaluation of motor vehicle record and may be required to complete both a medical physical evaluation and psychological assessment.
- High School Diploma/GED
- Acceptable Driving Record
- Acceptable Criminal Background Record
- Excellent verbal and written communications skills
- Above-average to high proficiency with computer technology and other computerized systems
- Prior 9-1-1/dispatch experience
- Prior public safety experience
The starting salary for the position is $13.50/hr.
Full job description and application can be accessed at http://www.knoxcountyohio911.com/employment/
Applications should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
or delivered to
117 E. High Street, Suite B153 Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050