The Athens County 9-1-1 office is accepting applications for intermittent public safety telecommunicators for receiving requests for emergency services by telephone; answer 9-1-1 emergency and non-emergency calls. After successfully passing a written examination, passing applicants will be put on a call list for new employees.
Qualifications: All interested applicants must have a high school diploma or GED; be 18 years of age; have a valid driver’s license; and must be able to type 40 WPM. All applicants are subject to a background investigation, drug testing, and hearing examination and upon hire will be required to successfully complete certifications within one year of employment.
Working Hours: Hours will be full-time for the first 7 weeks. After completing training, working hours will be on an as needed basis, currently averaging 20-30 hours per week. This position works all holidays and weekends.
Starting Pay: $15.31 per hour. Last day for applications is October 20, 2014.
Application, job description and hiring guidelines can be downloaded from: www.athens911.com. Completed applications can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to Athens County 9-1-1, 13 West Washington Street, Athens, Ohio 45701, or faxed: (740) 592-5370.