(FORT WAYNE) – The Indiana State Police is now accepting applications for a Regional Dispatcher at the Fort Wayne Post to staff the Regional Dispatch Center which operates out of that facility.
Successful applicants must be able to receive, record, disseminate and accurately dispatch information to police personnel, other law enforcement agencies and other support services through the use of a Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) System, Records Management System (RMS), Automatic Vehicle Locator (AVL), Geographic Information System (GIS) and other Regional Dispatch Center resources.
A high school diploma or GED equivalent is required as well as the ability to be seated in a confined area for extended periods of time. Two (2) years of public safety communications experience and emergency medical technician certification are preferred. Must become certified as a TDD/TTY operator and must have the ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.
Must be able to remain seated in a confined area for extended periods of time and have the ability to maintain concentration simultaneously on numerous tasks in a busy and noisy environment. Must remain calm in emergency situations and have the ability to work rotating or multiple shifts, requiring weekends and/or holidays.
Pay starts at $30,082 per year.
The deadline for applications is April 10, 2020.
For more information on the position and to apply, visit https://www.in.gov/isp/3627.htm or contact Brandon P. Lowe, Personnel Officer for the Indiana State Police Human Resources Division at email@example.com or (317) 232-8238.