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The City of Albany is looking for qualified applicants who are interested in a fast-paced, rewarding career as a Public Safety Dispatcher. The job classification for this position falls under the Communication Clerk job description with the City. This position offers you a competitive salary, excellent benefits, and the ability to be a part of a cohesive team environment.
**NO RESUMES, PLEASE - ALL WORK HISTORY MUST BE IN THE EXPERIENCE SECTION OF THIS SYSTEM**
PUBLIC SAFETY RESERVE DISPATCHER, Part-Time
with Full-Time potential
$19.10 per hour
NEXT REVIEW OF APPLICATIONS ON November 4, 2019
NEXT TEST DATES TENTATIVELY SCHEDULED FOR NOVEMBER 18-20, 2019
THE SUBSEQUENT TEST DATES ARE ANTICIPATED MID-JANUARY, 2020
A Dispatcher I is a civilian employee of the Police Department who performs a variety of tasks in the Department’s Support Services Division. The Dispatcher I receives incoming calls for police assistance and response; acts as a primary Dispatcher when appropriate; performs a variety of general support duties related to police communications; completes a wide variety of general clerical duties.
The Dispatcher I duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:
Under general supervision, the Clinical Supervisor plans, organizes, participates in and oversees the clinical work and clinical staff of Youth and Family Services, including coordinating crisis and counseling intervention services, providing technical expertise, guidance and supervision for clinical staff, administering the clinical intern program, and performing related duties as required.
Duties may include but are not limited to the following:
Under general supervision, the Public Safety Dispatcher receives emergency and non-emergency calls for service and dispatches police and fire units or other public safety personnel; performs data entry and other clerical duties; and performs related work as assigned.
- Basic law enforcement terminology, rules and procedures.
- Modern office methods and procedures, equipment and filing systems.
Ability or Skill to:
Under direct supervision, the Public Service Assistant II will perform litter/trash pick-up, barbeque maintenance, leaf/debris pick-up, and miscellaneous park duties in Central Park and other community parks. The Public Service Assistant II will also perform related duties as assigned.