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City of Irving

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Job title: Dispatcher II, Police
Job location: Irving, TX 75060 United States
Requisition code:
Date posted: 05/16/13
Job type: Full-Time
Compensation: The City of Irving is a member of the Texas Municipal Retirement System. There are nine paid holidays per year. For full-time employees, the City offers a choice of two health plans and group rates for dental coverage; provides one times the annual salary in term life insurance coverage with an option to purchase additional and dependent coverage; and accrued sick leave, vacation and personal leave hours are available for use six months from date of hire.

Job Classification

Job Category:Safety - Other (Dispatcher, Animal Control, etc)

Job Description

Job description:
Duties include receiving and dispatching emergency calls from citizens requesting police service; maintaining contact with police field units; entering, updating and retrieving information from teletype networks; and providing assistance in taking reports over the telephone. Duties require being able to work an eight or 12 hour shift covering a 24-hour period.

Job Requirements

Education, training, experience:
Must have a high school diploma or equivalent and two years relevant experience; Computer Aided Dispatch, 911 or similar police-related experience preferred. If and when requested, must take and pass an assessment on Criticall Personnel Selection Software. Must have, or be able to obtain within specified timeframe, TCLEOSE telecommunications proficiency certificate. All applicants will be subject to a criminal history check. A conviction for Class B misdemeanor and above is disqualifying.

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