Comms Part Time, Dispatcher
The Putnam Special Service District is seeking to hire part time Emergency Services Dispatchers for the Putnam Police Department’s Communications Center. Hours will primarily be weekends and holidays with opportunities for additional shifts.
Duties include but are not limited to receiving 911 calls, dispatching police, fire and EMS, use of various information databases including COLLECT/NCIC, use of Dispatch CAD software and answering general inquiry phone calls.
Applicants must be at least 21 years old and must pass a thorough background investigation and drug screening. Applicants must demonstrate effective oral and written interpersonal skills, along with the ability to multi-task, maintain composure, communicate and elicit information quickly and accurately under stressful situations.
Preferred applicants will have State of Connecticut Telecommunicator Certification, or experience in emergency services.
How to Apply
Applicants are asked to submit a resume and cover letter via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or to the Putnam Police Department to:
Captain Justin Lussier
189 Church Street
Putnam, CT 06260