The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office is seeking qualified applicants for full-time Dispatcher positions located at the Emergency Communications Center. The position is a 42-hour work week, may include rotating shifts and on-call for emergency situations.
Job duties include, but are not limited to: maintain thorough knowledge of the telephone equipment and its usage; receive calls for service from the public and promptly determine the urgency of the call; processing the call efficiently and accurately while maintaining a professional, courteous and reassuring demeanor with the callers; ability to work under stressful conditions; accurately enter calls for service into the Computer Aided Dispatch system; and maintain thorough knowledge and control of the radio equipment and dispatch appropriate units.
Requires any combination of education and experience equivalent to a high school diploma, and four (4) years of related work experience. Must be a US Citizen or current legal resident of the United States for 10 consecutive years.
Applicants with less experience (2-3 years) may be considered at a lower classification with a salary range of $40,622-$58,012.
All applicants must submit to the department a completed Applicant Screening Questionnaire within 5 days of the date you submitted your online application.
Selection process includes review of application, in-person interview(s), successfully passing the CritiCall computer simulation test, background investigation to include fingerprinting, polygraph examination, psychological evaluation, and physical examination to include drug screening.