01/31/2018 - Communications Specialist I (Shawnee County)

Shawnee County Emergency Communications Center (SCECC) is looking for motivated, responsible individuals seeking a career in public safety dispatching! This position receives requests for services of a public safety nature including fire, medical emergency and law enforcement and relays them to the appropriate agencies utilizing several emergency and non-emergency radio and telecommunication systems.

Excellent Benefits Package: Paid vacation, sick days, holidays, health and life insurance and Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS).

Minimum Qualifications: High School Diploma or GED certificate; no felony convictions; type a minimum of 35 wpm; pass a job-related test, background investigation, pre-employment physical and a drug screen.  You must be able to communicate effectively, both orally and in written form.

To submit an application, you must go online at www.snco.us/jobs to review the job posting and fill out the application, or you may contact Shawnee County Human Resources at 785-233-8200, extension 4435.

Location: Law Enforcement Center, 320 S. Kansas
Compensation: Salary: 15.50 with a raise after 9 months probation followed by yearly raises.