Seminole Tribe of Florida

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Dispatcher

at Seminole Tribe of Florida

Posted: 1/22/2019
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 1384
Categories: Government
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Job Description

The incumbent in this position is responsible for performing non-sworn police work and support duties such as public safety dispatch, community relations and property and evidence operations. The incumbent in this position handles inquiries involving police and public safety emergencies within the jurisdiction of all Seminole Tribe of Florida Reservations. The individual monitors several complex public safety radio frequencies; receives emergency and routine calls for service; dispatches police, fire and emergency medical units as necessary. The incumbent operates computer-aided dispatch system; makes inquiries and entries through local, state and federal information computer systems. The incumbent receives requests for information regarding vehicle registration, driving records and warrants, and provides pertinent data. High School Diploma or equivalent GED is required. Prior experience working as dispatcher is preferred. Possession of a valid Florida Driver's License is required. The ability to coordinate emergency responses during a crisis and maintain calm during situations is required. The ability to read and interpret maps and Global Position Systems (GPS) is required. The ability to communicate effectively and to listen and speak to people by radio and phone, often in some state of distress, is required. Must demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills. Must demonstrate proficiency utilizing Microsoft software packages. Must have the ability to work a flexible schedule including evenings, weekends and holidays and be on call 24/7.

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