TELECOMMUNICATOR TEAM LEADER
HAYWOOD COUNTY EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER TELECOMMUNICATOR TEAM LEADER
General Description of Position: The purpose of this position is to dispatch emergency services in response to calls for assistance; Responsible for answering emergency services phones, dispatching appropriate emergency services, maintaining emergency reference materials, maintaining logs and tapes, and servicing/maintaining equipment; works independently exercising mental agility and sound judgment in life and death situations requiring an emergency service response. Duties also include ensuring that the shift is properly staffed and assisting with the training program. On each shift ensures that dispatchers communicate effectively, keep informed of activities essential to their successful performance, keep their skills current, and function as a team.
Minimum Training and Experience: Requires high school diploma, GED or specialized vocational training. Requires over one year of experience as a telecommunicator.
Work Hours/Benefits: This is a permanent full time position Monday through Sunday (Hours varies). All county benefits such as health, dental, drug, life, retirement, 401 (k), vacation and sick leave.
Salary: The pay grade assigned to this position is 60 with a salary range of $25996 - $37,512; Beginning salary based upon experience.
Deadline for Applications: Interested applicants should submit a county employment application and resume to Employment Security Commission, 1170 N. Main Street, Waynesville, NC.
Open until filled.
An Equal Opportunity Employer