Posted on: January 11, 2022 • Category: Municipal, Police
Police 911 Dispatcher
City of Spencer, Spencer, IA
• Must be courteous, calm and alert with the ability to take orders and execute them properly. • Must realize that time is an important element when exact information is properly passed on to the proper authorities. • Strong multi-tasking skills w/clear speech & ability to hear accurately. • Must have or be able to attain Emergency medical Dispatch & IOWA/NCIC certification. • Have knowledge of or ability to train on use of police radio, teletype & computer. • Proficient typing skills & basic knowledge of or ability to learn 10-code, military time & phonetic alphabet. • Must pass background & drug screening prior to Employment.
• Answer multi-line 911 & administrative telephone calls politely & courteously • Pass accurate information to law enforcement officers & emergency service personnel in an expedient & calm manner • Responsible for relaying exact information from parties to officers/emergency services personnel in the field • Conduct driver’s license checks, records, NCIC/wanted checks on subjects and vehicles • File and maintain Protection orders as received from Clerk of Courts • Maintain Criminal History Log • Other duties as assigned
Full Benefit Package • Medical: 2 Low Deductible Plans to choose from, 100% paid for employee • Dental, Vision & Life, Flexible Spending Account, Healthy Life Program • Sick & Vacation accrual; Personal leave and 7 paid holidays • IPERS Pension Retirement Plan & 457 Deferred compensation plan *Collective bargaining position. Open until filled. EOE.