Full-Time Dispatchers Wanted


Category: Full-Time
Posted: Mar 09, 2017

The Wareham Fire Department is seeking interested candidates for three (3) Full-Time, Career Dispatcher positions.

The Career Dispatcher will be assigned to a work schedule determined by the Fire Chief, which could include 8 hour, 10 hour, 14 hour and/or 24 hour shifts. The pay scale is $18.00-$24.00 per hour. 

Ideal applicants will possess an Association of Public-Safety Communications Official (A.P.C.O.), 40-hour Telecommunication Certificate or equivalent.  Computer skills are a must.

A resume, not to exceed two typewritten pages, and a letter of interest must be received no later than 10:00 a.m. on Friday, March 24, 2017, at the Wareham Fire Department, 315 Main Street, Wareham, MA  02571. 

If selected, you will be required (as a condition of employment) to successfully pass a Medical Examination with drug and alcohol screening, a CORI background check, and a Psychological Exam.  These tests will ensure that you are capable of performing the duties of a Dispatcher.

For further information, call (508) 291-2372 or interested candidates can send an email to:  skippy.wilcox@warehamfiredistrict.org

The Wareham Fire Department is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.