Telecommunicator Positions

Posted 4 weeks ago

Winneshiek County Emergency Management is seeking to hire two full-time 911
Telecommunicators. This position will answer 911 emergency calls and non-emergency calls.
The candidate must be able to obtain accurate, essential information to process each call
according to established protocols. Telecommunicator candidates must be able to multi-task,
make important decisions quickly, handle incoming calls, process information promptly while
under stress, operate appropriate radio channels, and operate various computer applications and
work well in a team environment. Additionally, candidates must be able to work various shifts,
holidays and weekends. Previous Telecommunicator experience in not required. Applications
can be picked up at the Winneshiek County 911 Communications Center or online at
https://www.winneshiekcounty.org/jobs. Application deadline is May 29th by 5:00 pm.
Applications can be delivered to the Winneshiek County 911 Communications Center at 400
Claiborne Drive, Decorah, IA in care of Ronda Hansen or email applications to
rhansen@co.winneshiek.ia.us. Starting salary will be $41,000 annually with a competitive
benefit package. Tentative start date of July 6, 2020. Winneshiek County is an Equal
Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act the County will
provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals and encourages prospective
employees and incumbents to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.

Winneshiek County Employment Form

Telecommunicator Job Description