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Job Posting Central Dispatch

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The dispatcher position is skilled emergency service work that involves receiving emergency 911 and non-emergency requests for police, fire and EMS assistance.  They determine the nature/urgency of calls, initiating first responder action and maintaining close contact with the field units to monitor response and needed support requirements. It requires a considerable degree of initiative and independent judgment within procedural boundaries in responding to emotional, disturbed and sometimes abusive people in a variety of situations. Work may be performed separately or in conjunction with other dispatchers. Dispatchers may assist in training, teaching and basic operational equipment management

Walt Grech