The Chesterfield Township Police Department is seeking qualified individuals for the position of Emergency Dispatcher, who will be responsible for receiving calls for service, dispatching police, fire and EMS units via computer aided dispatch system.
Applicants must be at least 19 years of age, have a high school diploma or equivalent, type 30 wpm, have an excellent driving record and possess the required skills and abilities needed to include keyboard / computer and organizational skills. Starting salary is $31,886.40, plus excellent fringe benefits and retirement plan.
Prior training and experience as a police and fire emergency dispatcher is not required to apply, but hiring preference may be given to those with prior experience.
Qualified applicants must successfully complete an oral examination and comprehensive background investigation. Satisfactory completion of drug, medical, and psychological testing is also required following an offer of employment.
Applications may be picked up in person at the Chesterfield Township Police Department. 46525 Continental Drive, Chesterfield, MI 48047
or to download a printable version click the links below:
CHPD Dispatcher Application
CHPD Dispatcher Job Description & Responsibilities
Applications must be completed in their entirety and returned to the Chesterfield Township Police Department, to the attention of Sgt. Jim O’Connor at 46525 Continental Drive, Chesterfield MI. 48047 by May 11th, 2015 at 3:00 p.m.
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