York County Communications is accepting applications for the position of Communications Officer as well as the need for an eligibility list for Communications Officers for 2020-2021. Communications Officers have the following responsibilities: Receive calls via the emergency enhanced 911 phone system and non-emergency law enforcement telephone system; Obtain information from callers requesting emergency response including fire, ambulance, and law enforcement related emergencies; Maintains the status of officers and their welfare through proper communications; Operate teletype terminals within Nebraska and NLETS including NCIC/NCIS networks; Dispatch appropriate emergency service equipment and personnel within the city of York and the communities located within York County.
Requirements: Applicants must be 21 years of age; possess a high school diploma/GED; and hold a valid Nebraska drivers license. Applicants must possess excellent oral, written, and interpersonal skills; operate a variety of computer programs; and perform in a high-stressed environment. Successful applicants will be subject to a background investigation and pre-employment drug screen.
York County is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, veteran status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status or disability (in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act) with respect to employment opportunities.