NORTH LAS VEGAS POLICE DEPARTMENT
2332 N. LAS VEGAS BLVD. #200
NORTH LAS VEGAS, NEVADA 89030
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Updated: July 24, 2019
Classification: Police Communications Dispatcher
The City of North Las Vegas is currently hiring for Police Communications Dispatcher.
Salary Information: $42,483 - $71,621
**This recruitment will remain open continuously, allowing our agency to continue to accept applications from qualified candidates. All applications will be screened and those candidates who meet minimum qualifications will be invited to continue in the hiring process as needed.**
Department Information: The North Las Vegas Police Department's mission is to encourage and engage the community to work as one in order to provide a safe, secure, and enjoyable community. The Police Department is committed to having a positive impact in the City of North Las Vegas by reducing crime, reducing the fear of crime, and enhancing the quality of life in the community.
City Information: The City of North Las Vegas is a full-service municipality, providing recreational amenities, police and fire protection and water service. It operates under a Council-Manager form of government, comprised of a Mayor and four Council members.The City of North Las Vegas stretches across the northern rim of the Las Vegas Valley. The City, which was incorporated in 1946, encompasses 98.4 square-miles within Clark County in Southern Nevada. Since 2000, the City's population has grown by 91.3 percent, making it home to about 217,500 residents. North Las Vegas is the third-largest city in Nevada. The City embraces its diversity, living up to its motto of being "Your Community of Choice."
High School Grad/GED: Yes
Valid NEVADA State Driver's License: Yes
Ability to Read/Speak English: Yes
Essential Functions: The Police Communications Dispatcher learns and performs a variety of complex police dispatching duties:
Minimum Required Qualifications:
How to Apply: A Computerized Examination through the National Testing Network (NTN) is required and must be completed in order to be considered for an Oral Board. Rules and timelines established by NTN will be followed. Qualifications will be determined by the Department.
**Note – There is a fee to take the test and must be paid through NTN.
To arrange the NTN Dispatcher Test visit: https://nationaltestingnetwork.com. Search for Jobs and click on "Emergency Communications;" scroll down to NEVADA and check the box next to: North Las Vegas Police Department / Police Communications Dispatcher. Click on "Continue" in column on the left. Follow the remaining instructions on the screen to schedule the required test.
Candidates must achieve the required minimum score set by the Department.