|Company Name:||Miami Shores|
|Job Type:||Full Time|
|Shift:||Various Shift Work|
|Duration:||Full-time 40 hours per week|
Under the general supervision of the Police Sergeant or Lieutenant, performs a variety dispatching duties for emergency and non-emergency calls; may perform others duties as assigned.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
The duties of a communications officer involve answering emergency and non-emergency telephone calls, ranging in nature from noise complaints to serious crime reports. Communications officers receive, categorize, prioritize, monitor calls and dispatch radio communications to the appropriate police officers. Communications officers deliver important information to police officers on suspects. Other responsibilities include creating digital or written reports, lists and logging information based on the call received. The communications officer must maintain professionalism, courtesy, and composure at all times, including emergency and high-stress situations. The position entails shift work, allowing for 24-hour coverage.
For applicants that are PST Certified, proof of PST Certification and/or Public Safety Telecommunicator Certification with training curriculum from a home or state academy must be provided with application.
An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination process as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain, Veteran's preference, candidates MUST attach a copy of their separation papers and the Veteran's preference claim form to their application.
Miami Shores Village complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Miami Shores Village is an equal opportunity employer.
To apply, please download the application here. Applications must be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you become a candidate for employment through the application process, the original application MUST received for processing.