911 CARVER STREET
BREMERTON, WASHINGTON 98312
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Updated: May 28, 2020
Job Classification: Public Safety Telecommunicator Lateral/ II
Kitsap 911 requires the completion of the ECOMM National test through NTN as well as their agency application to move forward in their hiring process. For more information about the hiring process and to complete the agency application, please visit Kitsap911.org.
Salary Information: $28.05 - $36.71 Hourly
Kitsap 911 in beautiful Bremerton, WA is searching for experienced Public Safety Telecommunicators. Our high-performing agency offers employees continued learning opportunities and clear career advancement paths. Kitsap 911 is an award-winning emergency dispatch center, providing exceptional public safety emergency communications services every day to our community. Kitsap 911 offers a generous benefit package including a competitive salary, medical, dental, vision, paid sick/vacation, PERS retirement, and more!
Under the direction of the assigned supervisor, the Public Safety Telecommunicator II/Lateral learn about reception and transmission of E9-1-1 (Enhanced 911 system) telephone and radio emergency medical, fire, and law enforcement service calls, as well as calls and complaints from the public. Using a computerized telephone system and sophisticated Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) system, Public Safety Telecommunicator II/Lateral deal with sensitive information in a discreet and professional manner and handle multiple requests at one time, prioritizing them according to the nature of the request for service.
Public Safety Telcommunicator II/Lateral is distinguished from Call Receivers by the increased knowledge, skill and abilities required. Work is performed in accordance with established departmental procedures and State and Federal regulations. Work is reviewed through results obtained, meeting and conferences with Supervisors, the Deputy Director and/or the Operations Manager or Training Manager.
Kitsap 911 is a critical 24/7 public safety agency which operates in all weather and emergency conditions.Kitsap 911 is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity diversity, age, honorably discharged veteran, veteran status, HIV status, the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal by a person with a disability. Persons requiring reasonable accommodation in the application process or requiring any information in an alternative format may contact Human Resources at 360-307-5821 directly or utilize the Washington Relay Service at 1-800-833-6368.
Required Education and Experience