DO YOU HAVE WHAT IT TAKES TO BE A 9-1-1 DISPATCHER?|
- Use multi-line telephone instruments, answers incoming emergency 911 calls, answers citizen’s questions, determining information needed for responding units, and when necessary providing pre-arrival emergency medical directions.
- Answers non-emergency telephone lines, answering citizen’s questions, and providing assistance as needed.
- Dispatches on multi-frequency radio system to field units, keeping track of field traffic, and assigning calls via a Computer Assisted Dispatch (CAD) system.
- Accesses Missouri Uniform Law Enforcement System (MULES) via a computer, providing information accessed to field units.
- Checks and files warrants and related MULES printouts.
- With Experience, works as person in charge when a shift supervisor is not on duty.
- Miscellaneous duties as assigned.
- Must be 18 years of age or older.
- High school graduate or equivalent.
- Must be multifunctional.
- Must attend and pass all necessary classes and courses within six months after employment as begun.
- Pass criminal history check and background investigation.
- Must be able to type 35+ WPM.
- Must be able to work shift work.
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Applications may also be picked up at our office (the old National Guard Armory - the door is located on the northeast part of the building).
Applications will be accepted by email, fax (417) 451-8275, in person, or postal mail (308 N. Jefferson St. Neosho, MO 64850).
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our office.