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Contact Information:
  • MAILING ADDRESS:
  • PO Box 189
  • Centreville MI, 49032

  • OFFICE LOCATION:
  • 125 W. Main St.
  • Centreville MI, 49032
  • Historic Courthouse - Third Floor
  • Phone: (269) 467-5500
  • Fax: (269) 467-5624

Employment Opportunities

Employment

Position: POLICE, FIRE, EMS TELECOMMUNICATOR – FULL TIME

Wages: $18.51/ hr DOQ/E with a comprehensive benefit package.

Hours: Full time including weekends and/or holidays. MUST be able to work all hours of the day and night-including over night shifts.

Posting Date: 06/20/2019

Position Summary:

Under the supervision of the Central Dispatch Director or designee, works within the Central Dispatch Center. Receives and handles 911 emergency calls and non-emergency calls. Follows established policies and procedures and obtains needed information from callers to determine the severity and urgency of the problem. Decides appropriate response and dispatches the proper emergency personnel. Also communicates emergency medical procedures to callers when necessary. Enters facts and information into the computer system and performs other clerical and administrative tasks.

Employment Qualifications:

  • Education: A high school diploma is required.
  • Experience: Prior experience or knowledge with Word, Excel, and Windows is preferred.
  • Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Emergency Medical Dispatch Certification. Certification as a LEIN operator Experience in Microsoft Office Suite applications.

The qualifications listed above are intended to represent skills and experience levels associated with performing the duties and responsibilities contained in this job description. The qualifications should not be viewed as expressing absolute employment or promotional standards, but as general guidelines that should be considered along with other job-related selection or promotional criteria.

St. Joseph County, Michigan is an equal opportunity employer.

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