911 Telecommunicator Trainee

Alachua County Sheriff's Office
Job Description
The Alachua County Sheriff's Office is currently seeking interested and qualified candidates for the position described below.  As a condition of employment, employees are required to participate in the payroll direct deposit program. A complete, detailed job description for this position is available in the Alachua County Sheriff's Office Human Resources Bureau.
HOURS:  Full time, shift work, weekends, and holidays, 24 hour operation.
                May be called in for emergencies or to accommodate staffing requirements
SALARY:  Starting Salary $16.16 hourly. Annual Education Incentive:   Associates $996, Bachelor’s $2,004, Master’s $2,496.  1% above base                    pay up to 10% for prior experience.
BENEFITS:  Florida State Retirement, Employer contributes up to 85% to Health, Life and Dental Care. Deferred Compensation, Flexible Spending Programs, Tuition Reimbursement, 8 Hours/Month Annual Leave, 14 Paid Holidays/Year, and up to 8 hours quarterly sick leave incentive.
TRAINING:   All necessary training and equipment are provided.
DESCRIPTION:  Responsible, demanding specialized work in receiving, processing and dispatching of emergency and non-emergency                                          information for law enforcement, fire and emergency medical services.
REQUIREMENTS:     To submit an application:
  • High School diploma/GED
  • Must be at least 20 years of age
  • Typing and Computer Skills
  • Must successfully achieve the minimum passing score on pre-employment testing
  • Good moral character and no felony or misdemeanor convictions involving moral character or perjury
SELECTION:   All applicants must successfully complete various testing requirements. Successful applicants will be scheduled for an Oral Board Interview. Selected applicants must successfully complete the requirements of a conditional employment offer and pre-employment background investigation, a polygraph, drug test, physical examination, hearing test, and psychological examination.
                       Apply on line at www.acso.us
CONTACT INFO:    Alachua County Sheriff's Office Human Resources Bureau
                                2621 SE Hawthorne Road
                                Gainesville, Florida  32641
                                Office: (352) 367-4040
                                Fax: (352) 374-1803
                                 Website: www.acso.us

The Alachua County Sheriff’s Office is an Equal Opportunity employer.  The Alachua County Sheriff’s Office gives preference in employment/appointment to eligible veterans and spouses of disabled veterans.  Applicants with disabilities will be accommodated in the application process.  Minorities and protected classes are encouraged to apply.
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