911 Telecommunicator

Posted 2 weeks ago

Winneshiek County Emergency Management is seeking to hire one full-time 911 Telecommunicator. This position will answer 911 emergency and non-emergency calls. The candidate must be able to obtain accurate, essential information to process each call according to established protocols. Telecommunicator candidates must be able to multi-task, make important decisions quickly, handle incoming calls, process information promptly while under stress, operate appropriate radio channels, operate various computer applications, and work well in a team environment. Additionally, candidates must be able to work various shifts, holidays, and weekends. Previous Telecommunicator experience in not required. Applications can be picked up at the Winneshiek County 911 Communications Center or online at https://www.winneshiekcounty.org/jobs. Application deadline is July 27th by 5:00 pm. Applications can be delivered to the Winneshiek County 911 Communications Center at 400 Claiborne Drive, Decorah, IA in care of Ronda Hansen or email applications to rhansen@co.winneshiek.ia.us. Starting salary will be $41,000 annually with a competitive benefit package. Tentative start date in September 2021. Winneshiek County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act the County will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals and encourages prospective employees and incumbents to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.

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