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Job Posting: Police & Fire Emergency Dispatcher

Job Posting: Police & Fire Emergency Dispatcher

The Chesterfield Township Department of Public Safety 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. This is a part-time position, with starting pay of $16/hr.

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:

 Dispatcher Application
 Dispatcher Job Description & Responsibilities
 Background Questionnaire

Applications must be completed in their entirety and returned to the Chesterfield Township Police Department, to the attention of Cpt. Brian McNair at 46525 Continental Drive, Chesterfield MI. 48047 by March 15, 2019 at 3:00 p.m.

Once the deadline to submit applications has been met, and all of the documents have been reviewed, you will be contacted by a representative of our department who will advise you of the next step in the process.