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Job Type Full-time
Job Status Sourcing
Date Posted 01/18/2017
Location Fresno, CA
Start Date ASAP
Company Information County of Fresno
2220 Tulare St.
14th Floor
Fresno, CA 93721
Website: http://agency.governmentjobs.com/fresnoca/default.cfm
Job Description



The County of Fresno Sheriff-Coroner's Office seeks enthusiastic and motivated individuals with exceptional communication skills interested in a public safety career as a Communications Dispatcher I.

The Communications Dispatcher I is utilized in the communication center of the County of Fresno Sheriff-Coroner's Office to receive and respond to emergency calls by telephone or radio; key pertinent data and nature of the emergency into a computer; operate a multi-channeled computer-assisted radio system to dispatch public safety personnel; refer call or caller according to policy and procedure; monitor the location and activity of field units at all times, and perform related work as required.

Incumbents must be available to perform shift work in a twenty-four (24) hour, seven (7) day per week operation. APPLICANTS MUST BE WILLING TO WORK OVERTIME IF NECESSARY AND SHIFTS AS ASSIGNED INCLUDING NIGHTS, WEEKENDS AND HOLIDAYS.

As a condition of employment candidates must undergo and pass a thorough and detailed personal background investigation, medical, and polygraph examination. These investigations include employment and credit histories, arrest/criminal records, drug/alcohol use, and personal conduct. This list is neither inclusive nor exclusive; other relevant areas may be investigated and verified. Background materials for failed candidates are retained for three years.

Note: The eligible list established from this recruitment may be used to fill both extra-help and permanently allocated positions. Individuals selected for extra-help appointment may be transitioned to a permanently allocated position at a later date as authorized by the Fresno County Personnel Rules.

Eligible candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodation.
Qualifications Experience: One (1) year of full-time, paid experience involving telephone contact with the public, and computer experience. Your application must clearly identify how you meet the requirements as listed above with a detailed description of relevant duties or your application will not be accepted.

Other: Ability to type thirty-five (35) NET words per minute is required.
How to Apply Applications for this recruitment must be submitted online only. The online application may be found at http://agency.governmentjobs.com/fresnoca

Open Job Information Flyer and click "Apply" to begin the online application process. Failure to complete the job application or failure to follow the application instructions will result in the disqualification of the applicant. Amendments will not be accepted after the filing deadline.

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