image of jobs header

Charlottesville-UVA-Albemarle County Emergency Communications Center

Executive Director


Under the supervision of the Management Board, the Executive Director is responsible for establishing and communicating the vision for the ECC and providing overall daily management and administration of both the Emergency Communications Center and the Office of Emergency Management. In addition to implementing work and operational policies, the Executive Director is in charge of hiring, training, supervising and motivating personnel; preparing and monitoring the budget, and ensuring efficiency of operations.

Closing Date:   August 2, 2017

Link to advertisement

spacebar

  Charlottesville-UVA-Albemarle County Emergency Communications Center

Assistant Emergency Management Coordinator

Under the general supervision of the Emergency Management Coordinator, the Assistant Emergency Management Coordinator performs responsible, professional, and technical administrative work relating to the development and maintenance of the Regional Emergency Operations Plan for the County of Albemarle, City of Charlottesville, and the University of Virginia in collaboration with local, regional, state and national emergency planners. Work involves responsibility to collect, analyze, and manage data; research and identification of resources for emergency needs; and provides assistance in the creation and development of related training activities.

Closing Date:   Monday, July 31, 2017 5:00 PM

Link to Advertisement

spacebar

  Charlottesville-UVA-Albemarle County Emergency Communications Center

Public Safety Communications Officer

Our Public Safety Communications Officer performs responsible telecommunications work under frequent stressful conditions. Work is in the receipt of emergency and non-emergency calls for service from the public, law enforcement, and fire and rescue communities, as well as maintenance of radio communications with same emergency units. Extensive training is completed during initial months of employment, followed by a period of close supervision until a degree of proficiency is demonstrated in each phase of work. After the training period is completed, work is performed under regular supervision.

Closing Date:   August 18, 2017 5:00 PM

Link to advertisement           

spacebar

New River Valley Emergency Communications Regional Authority          

Communications Officer


Applications are being accepted for the position of Communications Officer with New River Valley 911 Authority.  Performs responsible technical work ensuring the prompt answer of incoming emergency and non-emergency requests for law enforcement, fire and emergency medical services and for the timely and efficient dispatch of the appropriate responders.  Monitors a variety of frequencies and serves as a vital communication link to the units deployed. Performs other duties as assigned.


Candidate should have a combination of education and experience that includes graduation from high school or possession of a GED and work experience involving public contact, preferably with an emergency response agency. Special Requirements: Completion of appropriate training and certifications prescribed by the Commonwealth of Virginia for this level of position.  Possession of a valid driver's license issued by the Commonwealth of Virginia or ability to possess within 30 days.


Qualified applicants will be contacted to participate in a skills assessment test; only applicants who are tested and meet the minimum score requirements will be contacted and interviewed.


Starting salary range is $28,560 - $31,416 with excellent benefits.  Open Until Filled.


To Apply, Visit:  http://www.nrv911.org

spacebar

Roanoke County Emergency Communications Center

Probationary Communications Officer

 

Closing Date:   Open Until Filled


To Apply, Visit: 

https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/roanokeva/jobs/1152138/probationary-communications-officer

         
image of space bar
Public Safety Communications Specialist- City of Lynchburg
Job Description.pdf
spacebar
E-911 Telecommunicator Trainee-City of Roanoke
Position: E-911 Telecommunicator Trainee
Organization: City of Roanoke
Job Description: Dispatches police, fire, and rescue and public works equipment and personnel usually in response to emergency situations and disseminates information to the general public and emergency services. Receives and disseminates information thru the use of computers linked to the Virginia Criminal Information Network. Employees are hired in a "trainee" capacity with promotion after one year. Fast paced environment where attention to detail and the ability to multitask are a must. High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferably supplemented with some work experience with Police and/or Fire and Rescue; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must become certified to operate the Virginia Criminal Information Network (VCIN) and the National Crime Information Center (NCIC). Must pass police security clearance. Must undergo psychological screening and health screening. Must pass criminal history screening. Bilingual, Spanish/English speakers encouraged to apply. THIS POSITION REQUIRES 12 HOUR ROTATING SHIFTS, WEEKENDS AND HOLIDAYS. Salary for position starts at ~$29,264 and increases to ~$32,339 after successful completion of the 1 year training/probationary period.

Application Instructions:
Apply online. The position will be listed under the E-911 Department as Telecommunicator Trainee. In the job description, please be sure to click the application attachments link for more information on the hiring process for the position.

Contact Information: 215 Church Ave SW, Rm 2007
Roanoke, VA 24011
Ph: (540) 853-2231
Fax: (540) 853-1218
Email: hr@roanokeva.gov
spacebar
For Additional Job Listings and Public Safety/Commercial Advertising Opportunities via APCO International, visit the APCO International Career Center.
logo
spacebar