****CERTIFIED DISPATCHER POSITION ONLY****
The County of Prince George, Virginia is currently seeking experienced, trained applicants for the purpose of creating an on-call pool to be utilized to fill in during times of staff shortages. This position will cover various shifts as needed. Part-time Communications Officers supplement ECC staffing to maintain minimum staffing levels.
Responsibilities include transmission and reception of radio messages, recording and communicating telephone messages, dispatching emergency and non-emergency vehicles for police, fire and ambulance services.
Minimum Basic Qualifications:
be at least 18 years of age
be a high school graduate or possess a G.E.D.
have a favorable credit rating
have no convictions of felonies or serious misdemeanors
be able to hear, analyze and react swiftly to high stress situations dealing with citizens
be able to pass a thorough background investigation
Previous dispatch and call taker experience is required as well as current ECC experience or ECC experience within the past two years. Must be certified DCJS Dispatcher with radio operations (Police, Fire/EMS) and 9-1-1/non-emergency call-taking experience. Must be VCIN/NCIC and CPR certified.
EMD certified and experience with OneSolution CAD (Central Square) is preferred.
Pre-employment drug testing and criminal background check, to include fingerprinting, required. To apply online visit our website at www.princegeorgecountyva.gov. To be considered for this position, applicants must fill out a County application which can be completed online. For additional information, please call (804) 722-8669. EOE