US-NV-Carson City
2 months ago
Recruitment Number
# of Openings
Closing Date
Carson, Minden, Gardnerville, Genoa
Law Enforcement
USD $30,011.00/Yr.
USD $58,338.00/Yr.



Public Safety Dispatchers perform technical communications work in the operation of a district, central, or statewide communications center including but not limited to: providing assistance to law enforcement units in both routine and emergency situations; dispatching enforcement units and other emergency mobile units from a computerized dispatch center; researching various criminal justice records systems and transmitting the required information; placing telephone calls for officials and registered vehicle owners at accident scenes; providing assistance to other law enforcement agencies as requested; maintaining a variety of logs and records; and preparing statistical summaries on center activities.


Please note: If you are selected to attend initial seminar you will be required to bring a typing certificate with a minimum net speed of 40 WPM. Aslo, all communication will be done via email so please check all folders for correspondence.


Under close supervision, in a trainee capacity, incumbents receive training in the duties described in the series concept.


Please note: This is the entry level in the series and provides for semi-automatic progression to Public Safety

Dispatcher II and III



To Qualify:
In order to be qualified, you must meet the following requirements:
Education and Experience (Minimum Qualifications)
   Graduation from high school or the equivalent and two years experience in clerical, data entry, telephone switchboard or radio telephone work; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience. Additional experience can be substituted for high school education.
Special Notes
   Applicants must meet the minimum typing speed established by the agency at the time of recruitment.
   Incumbents must pass the NCIC certification examination within six months of appointment and every two years thereafter as a condition of continuing employment.
Special Requirements
   Pursuant to NRS 284.4066, this position has been identified as affecting public safety. Persons offered employment in this position must submit to a pre-employment screening for controlled substances.
   Positions require work on evenings, weekends, and/or holidays.
   A State of Nevada/FBI background check will be required of the selected applicant


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