Centralia Police Department is looking for a part-time Police/Fire Dispatcher.
Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and have a high school diploma or
equivalent at time of hire. This is a 24-hour operation with three eight hour
shifts available. Applicants can reasonably expect eight hours a week or more
with holidays and vacations etc.
Applicant must not have any felony convictions. Must pass a physical and pre-employment drug test. Must be available weekends and holidays. Must be willing to work on short notice, be
flexible and be extremely dependable. Must be able to type a minimum of 35 words per
minute. Must be able to satisfactorily complete 40 hours
of APCO training, and 40 hours of State Law Enforcement computer training. Must have excellent communication skills and good
customer service skills. Must also be able to listen well and handle high
stress situations while multi-tasking. Must answer emergency and non-emergency telephone
calls Must dispatch public safety organizations (fire,
law enforcement, city utilities) Must have ability to operate a wide variety of
computers, radios and recording equipment. Must be able to prioritize in emergencies. Must have good organizational skills and be able
to maintain accurate records of calls for service
Applications can be downloaded from the city
website at this address http://www.centraliamo.org/files/administration/forms/Application%20for%20Employment%202.pdf
Any questions, contact Dispatch Supervisor,
Brenda Moss at 573- 682-2132
Starting Hourly Pay: $11.92
Deadline for Application: Applications will be
accepted until the position(s) filled.