Available 9-1-1 Communications Job Postings

These job postings are from 911 Public Safety Answering Points (PSAP) not with the State 911 Department.

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Current Job Postings

Weymouth Police Department
Job Title:  Telecommunicator
Full Time
Salary Range: $47,997.66 to $59,942.50
Please obtain an application here:
Additional Information:  Minimum Qualifications: APCO PST1; NG911 required, APCO EMD required;Excellent oral and written communication skills; High School graduate or GED; Public safety dispatching experience preferred; working knowledge of computer aided dispatch and radio operations; working knowledge of the streets of Weymouth Preferred; Shift to be assigned, rotating days off with weekend and holiday required.

Haverhill Police Department
Job Title: Civilian Dispatcher
Full Time
Salary Range: $18.86-$22.91 per hour (according to non-union salary schedule)
Please obtain an application at
Application can be saved and sent as attachment when applying online.  Email resumes to hrd@cityofhaverhill.com
Please reference job #2018-060 when applying online
Job Posting End Date:  Open until Filled

Dukes County Sheriff's Office
Job Title: Public Safety Telecommunicator
Full Time
Salary Range: starting salary is $47,496.90
Please obtain an application by contacting Human Resource Director, Cindy Higham at 508-627-5176 or chigham@dcsoma.org
Job Posting End Date: Open ended
Additional Information:  Our RECC covers 66 agencies on the Island of Martha's Vineyard.  There are 6 towns.  The departments include Local & State Police, Fire, EMS, MV Tactical Response Team, Harbor Masters, Shellfish Department, Trustees of Reservations, Animal Control, Menemsha & Woods Hole Coast Guard, Emergency Management Environmental Police, Red Cross/Salvation Army, Local & State Highway, Town Water & Town Parks departments (Lifeguards).

Swansea Police Department
Job Title: Dispatcher

Full Time/Part Time
Salary Range:$17.00 per hour part time/ per diem -$46,708 Base Full time
Please obtain an application at https://www.policeapp.com/Dispatcher-Swansea-MA-Police-Officer-Jobs/1654/
Job Posting End Date:  open until filled
Additional Information: contact Lt. Marc R. Haslam or Lt. Joseph A. Martin for more information 

Ashby Police Department
Job Title: Full-Time Dispatcher
Salary Range: $18.23/hour
To apply please send letter of interest and resume to:
Ashby Police Department
893 Main Street
Ashby, MA 01431
Attn: Chief Fred Alden
Additional Information: view full job posting here: https://6judn3j7i224erbg02zrok07-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/92/2019/02/Full-Time-Dispatch-Position-Announcement_02-2019.pdf

Framingham Police Department
Job Title:  Communications Specialist
Full Time
Salary Range:  $42,057
Please obtain an application at www.framinghamma.gov/jobs
Job Posting End Date:  Open until filled

Town of Stoughton

Wanted: Experienced full-time Public Safety Dispatcher (Police/Fire) in the Stoughton Central Dispatch Center. The Public Safety Dispatcher works under the Communications Administrator and operates in a 24-hour a day operation. Duties and responsibilities include but not limited to: receiving and recording telephone calls and requests for service or information; maintaining accurate and timely computer entries regarding documented responses; receiving and transmitting radio communications to dispatch police, fire, rescue, and emergency medical services and other appropriate personnel as required; coordinating back-up support activities via radio or telephone. Qualifications: Candidates must be at least 21 years of age, have a high school diploma or equivalent, and be available for all shifts including nights, weekends, and holidays. Applicants must possess current APCO EMD certification, CPR certification, and E911 Telecommunication certification. Applicants must be able to work under stressful conditions with an inherent ability to multitask in emergency situations. Strong written and oral communication skills, excellent computer skills and knowledge of dispatch equipment including; radio systems, automated data communications, telephone systems is necessary. Applicants must be able to pass a criminal background, pass a critical hands-on dispatching assessment and an oral interview. All applicants must be able to pass a pre-employment physical including drug testing. Previous emergency medical dispatch experience and knowledge of Police/Fire Department terminology and enhanced 911 systems preferred. Starting Salary range: $46,040 - $48,378 Resumes will be accepted until position filled: Director of Human Resources, Town of Stoughton, 10 Pearl Street, Stoughton, MA 02072. AA/EOE

Essex Regional Emergency Communications Center
Job Title: Telecommunicator/Dispatcher
Full Time
Salary Range: $47,679.83-$58,663.66
Employee applications can be found at www.ecrecc.org
Job Posting End Date:  Rolling recruitment

Newton Police Department
Job Title:  Emergency Telecommunicator
Full Time
Salary Range: $47,952.24-$64,443.60
To obtain an application please visit: https://cityofnewton.hyrell.com/UI/Views/Applicant/VirtualStepCareers.aspx
Job Posting End Date:  open until filled

South Shore Regional Emergency Communications Center
Job Title:  Public Safety Dispatcher
Full Time
Salary Range: $21.57-$26.97 per hour plus shift differential
To obtain an application please email asmith@ssrecc.org or via phone 781-740-9484
Job Posting End Date: Open until filled
Additional Information:  The South Shore Regional Emergency Communications Center (S.S.R.E.C.C.) is a  Regional Emergency Communications Center (RECC) that supports the towns of Cohasset, Hingham, Hull and Norwell. Required Education and Experience: • Minimum of two (2) years of practical working knowledge and paid experience in public safety communications is preferred. • High school diploma or equivalent. College degree preferred. Applicants must be certified in CPR, or receive certification within 20 days of employment. • Preferred applicants to be certified in APCO EMD protocols. • Preferred applicants to be certified in LEAPS/CJIS • S.S.R.E.C.C. currently uses eight (8) hour shifts on a 5 and 2 schedule which is subject to change based on requirements. • Includes vacation (pre-approved), holiday and health benefits. Applicants must successfully complete a background check and drug testing prior to employment.

Stow Police Department
Job Title:  Public Safety Dispatcher
Part Time
Salary Range:  $20.98/hour
Applications are available at the Stow Police Department, 305 Great Road, or on the town website at www.stow-ma.gov Applications may be submitted by dropping it off at the police station, by mail, or email to dtrefry@stow-ma.gov
Job Posting End Date: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled

Raynham Police Department
Job Title:  Dispatcher
Salary Range: $18.40/hr
To obtain an application please contact Dan Smith at 508-824-2717 or dsmith@raynhampd.com
Job Posting End Date:  5/30/19
Additional Information:  Applicant will be under the direction of the Chief and Dispatch Supervisor who will provide additional training as needed, assign work, schedule and review performance.  Applications with APCO PST1, NG 911, APCO EMD preferred.

Town of Amherst
Job Title: Emergency Dispatcher
Salary Range: $1,421.00-$2,221.04 Bi-weekly
To apply online please visit www.amherstma.gov/jobs or in person at the Human Resorces Department, 4 Boltwood Ave, Amherst
Job Posting End Date:  Open until filled
Additional Information: Full time Emergency Dispatchers for 24/7 emergency communications center dispatching police, fire, and emergency medical calls.

Northern Middlesex RECC (NMRECC)
Job Title:  Executive Director
Salary Range:  $77,435-$96,702
To obtain an application visit:  https://www.tewksbury-ma.gov/human-resources/pages/employment-opportunities
or Town of Tewksbury Human Resources Department 978-640-4488
Job Posting End Date:  June 14, 2019
Additional Information:  This new standalone E911 facility is being constructed in the Town of Tewksbury and will serve the Towns of Dracut and Tewksbury.