Dispatcher

POSITION:                              Dispatcher

DEPARTMENT:                       Nashua Fire Rescue

HOURS WORKED:                 Rotating Shift – 10 Hour Days, 14 Hour Nights – Days Off In Between

AFFILIATION:                          IAFF Local #789

SALARY & GRADE:                 Starting annual rate not to exceed $53,776

PRIMARY DUTIES

Processes emergency calls for assistance in an expeditious and accurate manner to best serve the needs of the citizens of Nashua; directs incoming calls to appropriate departments; gives information and directions to the public; maintains required logs; and monitors alert systems; other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

Applicants with previous emergency communications experience preferred; must have the ability to perform all job functions under emergency conditions; capable of operating various computer equipment, electronic business equipment, and municipal fire alarm system; ability to respond to emergency call-backs in a timely manner; must possess a valid driver’s license; high school diploma or certified equivalent.

A fee will be charged for advanced phases of testing.  Qualified candidates will be notified of the testing date.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

Submit cover letter, application, resume, and three professional references at: http://applitrack.com/nashua/onlineapp/

Applications will be accepted until Tuesday, February 28, 2023.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER - Recruiting practices shall be consistent with State and Federal Law (1/24/2023)

Organization: 
City of Nashua
Type: 
Employment
Close Date: 
Tuesday, February 28, 2023
Salary: 
Wage dependent upon experience