Dane County Dispatch & Communications Intern

$15/hour, 20 hours/week

Communicators have a primary responsibility to process calls by answering emergency, non-emergency, and administrative telephone calls, properly questioning callers utilizing nationally recognized protocol and local policies and procedures, to determine location and nature of emergencies while simultaneously entering the information in to the computer aided dispatch system.

Calls for police, fire & EMS responses are dispatched using a public safety radio system, according to established procedure. Communicators monitor system status by  continuous tracking of unit location and availability, maintaining support resource files, etc. and must provide answers and solutions for all non-emergency requests for information and services.

See full position description Dane County Communications.

To apply, email resume and cover letter to tjackson@bgcdc.org.