Sheriffs' Association of Texas

05/29/2019

Waller County Sheriff's Office (Telecommunicator/Dispatcher-Full Time Position)

LOCATION: PRIMARY DUTY LOCATION WILL BE THE WALLER COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

GENERAL JOB DESCRIPTION: TELECOMMUNICATOR WILL PERFORM DUTIES AS RADIO OPERATOR, ANSWER 911 CALLS AND DISPATCH FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT AND OTHER EMERGENCY SERVICES FOR WALLER COUNTY.

ASSIGNMENT WILL INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • ANSWER 911 CALLS AND DISPATCH FOR EMERGENCY SERVICES
  • TELECOMMUNICATOR / RADIO OPERATOR FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT AND EMERGENCY SERVICES
  • ANSWERS CALLS FOR INCOMING REQUESTS FOR SERVICE
  • PREPARES CALLS FOR SERVICE REPORTS AND DISPATCH LOGS RELATED TO ALL REQUESTS FOR SERVICE
  • OTHER DUTIES AS DIRECTED BY THE SHERIFF OR COMMUNICATIONS SUPERVISOR

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • LICENSED TCOLE TELECOMMUNICATOR OPERATOR PREFERRED
  • MINIMUM OF 1 YEAR EXPERIENCE AS EMERGENCY SERVICES DISPATCH EXPERIENCE
  • ABILITY TO INTERACT WITH ALL PERSONS AND OFFICIALS WITH A PROFESSIONAL DEMEANOR
  • ABILITY TO ENTER DATA INTO COMPUTERIZED ASSISTED DISPATCH SYSTEM
  • VERBAL SKILLS NECESSARY TO COMMUNICATE OVER RADIO AND PHONE SYSTEMS
  • ABILITY TO WORK A SHIFT SCHEDULE THAT COULD INCLUDE NIGHT SHIFT.

SALARY: $20.24 AN HOUR

APPLICATIONS WILL BE RECEIVED BY EMAIL, FAX OR IN PERSON. APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED UNTIL THE POSITION IS FILLED. ALL APPLICANTS MAY NOT BE INTERVIEWED. NO TELEPHONE CALLS ACCEPTED.

SUBMIT APPLICATIONS TO:
MAJOR DANA LEWIS
701 CALVIT
HEMPSTEAD, TX 77445
FAX: 979-826-7781
D.LEWIS@WALLERCOUNTY.US