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911 Call Taker Part-Time Exempt

City of Salem
Salem, OR 97301
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Salary: $22.43 - $28.34 Hourly
Job Type: Temporary/Seasonal (Part-Time)
Job Number: 21-Temp-0395-02
Location: Salem, OR
Department: Willamette Valley Communications Center

Job Summary
Please note: Part-time exempt are limited to 1200 hours per calendar year.

Willamette Valley Communications Center is currently hiring on-call 911 Call Takers.

If you are an experienced WVVCC Call Taker, with a minimum of 3 years' experience in that role, and have current required state certifications, CPR and First Aid certification as well as APCO EMD certification then please complete an online application today. Assignment to the appropriate classification will be determined based on each applicant's experience and qualifications.

What are the minimum qualifications?
  • Must pass the pre-employment drug test (including marijuana).
  • Must pass the pre-employment background check.
  • Successful completion of the Emergency Medical Dispatch (EMD) and Basic Tele-communicator courses provided by WVCC by the end probationary period.
  • Graduation from high school or a G.E.D.; and p erforming high-activity call receiving work, communicating via telephone equipment, or dealing with emergency related requests from the public.
  • Minimum three years of experience in emergency requests or emergency dispatching, preferably servicing multiple agencies in a similar service size agency.
  • Typing certificate: 35 wpm, with 95% accuracy.
  • Must be able to obtain required state certifications during the probationary period.

Vision and Hearing:

Oregon's minimum standards to work as a Tele-communicator and background disqualifiers can be found in OAR 259-008-0011.

Where can I find out more about the position?

Go to menu option for Class Specifications and search for the 911 Call Taker view by clicking here .

How can I apply?

The City of Salem invites individuals of all diverse communities and backgrounds to apply for our available job opportunities as we strive to provide the best service to everyone. The City of Salem is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all and has a culture that values diversity, equity, and inclusion. We believe that by welcoming differences, encouraging new ideas and views, listening to and learning from each other, we are better able to serve the community.

To apply, click on the green "Apply" button to complete your application. Make sure you specify how you meet the qualifications outlined in the class specification and complete the application in its entirety.

Applicants that meet the minimum qualifications as outlined above but not selected for this position will be placed on an eligibility list, and candidates may be hired from the list. Eligibility lists are valid for six months. The City will send email notifications to eligible candidates about potential hiring opportunities so please ensure your email settings accept our system generated email notifications.

You may subscribe for automatic notification of job openings at the City through the Job Interest Cards - sign up today!

If you would like more information about employment at the City of Salem, please visit our website at www.cityofsalem.net/jobs .



Posted: 2021-05-31 Expires: 2021-07-02

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