Applicants must be able to work under stressful conditions with an inherent ability to multitask in emergency situations. Strong written and oral communication skills, excellent computer skills and knowledge of dispatch equipment including radio systems, automated data communications, telephone systems are necessary. Applicants must be able to pass a criminal background check, a pre-employment physical including drug testing. Previous emergency medical dispatch experience and knowledge of Police/Fire Department terminology and enhanced 911 systems preferred. This full-time position works a rotating 4-2 schedule and will require working nights, weekends, and holiday schedules.
APCO PST1 required, Power Phone EMD Certification preferred; Excellent oral and written communication skills; High school graduate or GED; three to five years public safety dispatching experience preferred; working knowledge of computer aided dispatch and radio operations. Experience with Pamet Public Safety Products is preferred including CAD Server, Police server and Fire server software. Must hold current CPR, MA Next Gen 911 Certification, and. Experience with CJIS and LEAPS.
Salary: $20.69 – $27.26 per hour, dependent upon experience and qualifications
The town of Medway is an AA/EEO Employer