The City of Grandview is now accepting applications for an eligibility list for a Full-Time DISPATCHER for Police, Fire and Ambulance services. The City of Grandview is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
DUTIES: include receiving requests for service from citizens, dispatching emergency calls for police, fire, and ambulance services, data entry, records maintenance. This position requires 12-hour shifts to include nights, weekends and holidays.
REQUIREMENTS: High school graduation or equivalent, proficient keyboard data entry, along with the ability to deal effectively and positively with the public. Police/Emergency Services dispatch experience highly preferred but will train motivated candidate with excellent oral communication skills to work in fast paced, multi-task environment. Must be able to recognize forced whisper at 5 feet with correction. Bilingual desired but not required.
PROCESS: The selection process includes a written test, background investigation, credit check, interview, oral board, typing test and polygraph. Post-offer exam includes psychological, drug screen, and hearing test. Successful candidates will be placed on a list for future vacancies.
PAY and BENEFITS: $14.74 - $20.87/hour. Benefit package includes health, dental, vision, and life insurance; Missouri LAGERs Pension; ICMA 457 Retirement; on-site physical fitness equipment; discounted fitness membership to a state-of-the-art-community center; tuition assistance program; and employee wellness program.
TO APPLY: Submit cover letter, resume and salary requirements to one of the following (please make sure to note position title applying for):
CLOSING DATE: Friday, January 25, 2013
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Fax: (816) 763-3902 or
- Come to: Grandview City Hall 1200 Main St., Grandview, Missouri.
City of Grandview, MO - 2 years ago