Receives and disseminates incoming calls for administrative and police service; dispatches police personnel and other emergency personnel; trains entry level telecommunicators on policies and procedures. Performs other duties as assigned. Selection Method : Qualifying: All candidates who apply and meet the minimum requirements are eligible for placement on the register for hiring consideration. Group : AUXILIARY LAW ENFORCEMENT Characteristics of the Class : Under supervision, receives and disseminates information concerning public safety and law enforcement activities to, from and between Kentucky State Police mobile units, law enforcement agencies and the public by means of telephone, via teletype or in person.
Answers 911 calls in areas without local 911 service, and provides emergency medical dispatch instructions while emergency responders are in route. Trains entry level telecommunicators on policies and procedures and provides oral and written reports to supervisors; and performs other duties as required. Typical Working Conditions and Unique Physical Requirements : Work is performed in a communications center at a Kentucky State Police Post and under extremely stressful conditions. May be required to work rotating shifts.
Additional Requirements : Applicants and employees in this classification may be required to submit to a drug screening test and background check.
Commonwealth of Kentucky - 18 months ago