COSHOCTON COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE
328 CHESTNUT STREET
COSHOCTON, OHIO 43812
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Updated: March 12, 2020
Job Classification: Communications Officer
Coshocton County Sheriff's Office is currently building an eligibility list for Communications Officer! All candidates must submit a department application as well as NTN test scores.
Candidates who have not filled out the Coshocton County Sheriff's Office application, should go to https://www.coshoctoncounty.net/sheriff/employment-information/how-to-apply/ to apply.
Coshocton County Sheriff's Office requires the candidate PHQ as well. You can access the questionnaire through your candidate account. The PHQ must be completed or you may not be considered further in the process.
Salary Information: $19.76/hourly
Benefit Information: Sick and vacation leave, holidays, medical, dental and vision insurance and Public Employee Retirement System (PERS)
US Citizen: Yes
High School Grad/GED: Yes
Valid OHIO State Driver's License: Yes
Ability to Read/Speak English: Yes
College: Recommended but not mandatory
Academy Certification: Not required
Prior Experience: Not required
Necessary Certifications: Upon hire, you will be required to maintain the following certifications;
Position Responsibilities and Requirements: Under general supervision, answers incoming telephone calls, operates radio console and peripheral electronic equipment to relay information concerning law enforcement and other emergency information, and performs other related duties as required. Work hours vary; must have flexibility to work a variety of shifts in a 24 hour/365-day operation. Top candidates must successfully complete testing through the National Testing Network, oral panel interviews, extensive background investigation, medical examination and drug screening.
Qualifications: Any combination of training and work experience which indicates possession of the skills, knowledge and abilities needed for this position. Demonstrate ability to act under stressful conditions or equivalent combinations of training and/or experience; be able to obtain a valid state of Ohio motor vehicle operator's license. Excellent written and verbal communication, ability to effectively multi-task; advanced critical thinking, computer and technical skills, high school diploma or equivalent and ability to pass a thorough background investigation.
Equal Employment Opportunity: The Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer.