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Skagit 911’s emergency communications dispatchers work on an enhanced 911 system. Employees in this classification are responsible for operating a variety of technical communications equipment, to include computer aided dispatching equipment used to receive and transmit information to include receiving & dispatching incoming calls for law enforcement, fire and EMS.

Candidates must be at least 18 years of age, high school graduate or equivalent with vocational/technical training and be required to successfully complete interviews, background investigation, polygraph and drug testing. Work requires careful attention to detail, keen hearing/listening abilities, effective eye-hand coordination and the ability to concentrate on and perform several tasks simultaneously. Employees work various shifts for 24-hour coverage and are subject to call-back and mandatory overtime.

Applications and Job Descriptions are available at Skagit 911 or may be obtained by clicking on job title, job description, and typing test below.

Applications are to be directed to:
Krista Skonord
Human Resources
2911 East College Way, Suite A
Mount Vernon, WA 98273

or

Krista Skonord
skagit911@co.skagit.wa.us

If you have any questions, please call Skagit 911 at (360) 428-3203.

Trainee Entry - Emergency Communications Dispatcher


Opens: January 5th, 2017
Closes:
February 3rd, 2017
Job Type: Full-time
Location: Mount Vernon, WA
Employment Application
TYPING TEST INSTRUCTIONS
*Minimum Typing Score is 40 WPM.  If you turn in an application with less than 40 WPM, your application we be declined.
**Don't forget to include your resume with all the requirements - which are listed in the application, page 1.

Job Description
Please note: Applications can be accepted via email at skagit911@co.skagit.wa.us ONLY IF the application has either a certified electronic signature or has been signed and scanned in. All applications must have a signature.

 

Lateral Entry - Emergency Communications Dispatcher

MUST HAVE two (2) years of recent (within last five (5) years) experience as a telecommunicator/dispatcher in a police, fire or emergency medical dispatch facility with enhanced 911 and computer-aided dispatch.
Closes: Open Continuously
Job Type: Full-time
Location: Mount Vernon, WA
Employment Application
TYPING TEST INSTRUCTIONS
Job Description
**Lateral Entry Bonus Package**
Please note: Applications can be accepted via email at skagit911@co.skagit.wa.us ONLY IF the application has either a certified electronic signature or has been signed and scanned in. All applications must have a signature.


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