Do you have the ability to remain calm in high stress situations and enjoy serving the public? If so, the Monroe County Communications Center might have the job for you. We are looking for on-call Dispatchers. Successful candidates will have a valid Wisconsin Driver’s License, experience in emergency services and/or education beyond high school graduation is preferred. Good typing, communication, and computer skills are essential in this role. Knowledge of two-way radio operation is preferred.
Our Dispatchers answer emergency 911 and non-emergency calls from the public and use radios to communicate with Police, Fire, and EMS personnel. They collect and record essential data; enter data and make queries on the TIME System; maintain records; and compile and complete required reports. The ability to multiple task is essential as Dispatchers manage multiple incidents and sources of information at once while hearing and accurately repeating complex information with concise brevity.
Starting salary for this position is $15/hr. This is a non-benefited position. On-call Dispatchers typically work scheduled shifts and at times will be called-in to fill vacant shifts.
A Monroe County application is required. Applications are available on our website: http://www.co.monroe.wi.us/departments/personnel or can be obtained at the Personnel Department located at 124 N. Court Street, Sparta. If you have further questions, please contact Personnel at 608-269-8719.
Applications will be accepted until 4:30pm on April 16th, 2021. AA/EOE