Emergency Communications Specialist I
For City of Burlington
Oct 03, 2019
High school diploma or equivalent (Associate Degree in Communication or Business Preferred) required. Must successfully pass the written, typing and psychological examinations, oral board interview and background check conducted by the Department. After acceptance of conditional offer of employment applicant must pass physical examination by the Medical Board. Emergency Communications Specialist must obtain and maintain Vermont Criminal Information Center (VCIC) and National Criminal Information Center (NCIC) certifications. Must demonstrate the ability to operate Police and Fire computer equipment, a multi-channel/function radio console, a multi-line telephone system, a TTY/TDD, as well as Police, fire, and medical emergency alarm receiving equipment and video monitoring equipment. Demonstrated knowledge of the street system and the geography of the Burlington area, with some knowledge of law enforcement, public safety and/or fire science procedures preferred. Knowledge of Microsoft Office preferred Ability to maintain a positive customer service attitude at all time with public, user agency members, co-workers and supervisors. Must be able and willing to work overnights, weekends, holidays and overtime shifts. Ability to actively support City diversity, equity, and cultural competency efforts within stated job responsibilities and work effectively across diverse cultures and constituencies. Demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion as evidenced by ongoing trainings and professional development. Regular attendance is necessary and is essential to meeting the expectations of the job functions. Ability to understand and comply with City standards, safety rules and personnel policies.
High school diploma or equivalent (Associate Degree in Communication or Business Preferred) required.
One North Avenue Burlington, VT
Regular Full Time Non Exemp
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