The Groton Police Department is accepting applications for a full-time (40 hour) Police and Fire Communications Officer. The hourly wage range is $23.00 to $26.89 based on experience. There is an evening shift differential of 6% and late night shift differential of 8%.
Candidates must be able to work all shifts including holidays and weekends for a 24/7 operation. Responsibilities include receiving emergency and non-emergency calls for Police, Fire and EMS, and dispatching Public Safety Personnel. Other duties would include, record keeping, warrant management and other administrative tasks. Applicants must be able to multi-task in a fast-paced and stressful environment. Experience and training in this field is a plus and must be able to earn and maintain required state certifications. Applicants will be required to successfully complete a one-year probationary period.
Applicants must possess a high school diploma or equivalency, good typing and communications skills, a valid driver’s license and have no criminal convictions. Successful candidates must have a good work history, references and be able to successfully complete a thorough background check.
. For questions please call 978.448.1145. Job description is available by request.
Deadline for applications: January 25, 2019
The Town of Groton is an Equal Opportunity Employer