Klamath 9-1-1 is your Public Safety Answering Point for all of Klamath County. Our dispatchers answer all incoming calls and dispatch for police, fire, and ambulance. As an employee of the 9-1-1 center, you will have a fulfilling career with great benefits and paid training. No dispatch experience is required.
WE TRAIN YOU!
TELECOMMUNICATIONS SPECIALIST TRAINEE POSITION
- NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS
The Telecom Specialist Trainee position is responsible for receiving 9-1-1 and other emergency calls as well as supporting the dispatch services to Police, Fire, and EMS. This position is considered Half-Time, working 32 - 37 hours per week with rotation of shifts on days, swing, and grave.
How to apply for this position:
Read the Job Description and qualifications below. Ensure that you can meet the
qualifications of this position, including the passing of a clear background drug & physical exam.
SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION ONLINE BY CLICKING ON THE "TELECOMMUNICATIONS SPECIALIST PRELIMINARY APPLICATION " LINK AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGETelecomm Specialist Job DescriptionWage & Benefit Package
1. Application reviewed for completeness, qualifications, grammar, spelling, etc.
2. Criminal history checks are conducted, and one must have no criminal convictions
3. Qualified Applicants will be scheduled for a 2hr Dispatch Sit-in
4. Qualified Applicants will be scheduled for CritiCall Testing
(Typing, High School Equivalency & Multi Tasking)
5. Oral Board Interview will be scheduled with qualified applicants & a 2nd 2hr Dispatch Sit-in
6. Based on the recommendation of the Oral Board, applicants will be scheduled for an individual interview with the Executive Director.
Thank you for your support and interest in joining our team!
“This District is an Equal Opportunity Provider.”
About our staff
Klamath 9-1-1 Communications District employees are an exceptionally close-knit group of people who live and participate in various communities in or near Klamath County. They are committed to the highly-trained professional delivery of public safety services to the people who live in Klamath County, throughout and for the 27 police, fire, and emergency medical agencies they dispatch for.