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Public Safety Dispatcher Full Time

City of Augusta | Augusta, ME

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    City of Augusta



Public Safety Dispatcher


The Augusta Police Department is recruiting for an experienced full-time Dispatcher (Police/Fire/Rescue).  Primary work responsibilities include receiving emergency and non-emergency calls for service from the public, dispatching and responding to requests or directions from police and fire  units via radio and telephone, and entering and receiving computerized information while simultaneously logging or recording activities.  Candidates must have the ability to interact effectively with the public and make decisions quickly, prioritizing and handling multiple tasks during both routine and life-threatening situations in a fast-paced environment with minimal supervision. 

Hours will vary widely, will include nights, weekends and holidays and may often be available on short notice.  

Applicants who have prior Dispatch experience are highly preferred. Thorough background checks are conducted for these positions.

Pay is $16.99 to $22.28 per hour commensurate with experience,

Health Insurance, Generous Paid Time Off, Vision/Dental, Pension Plan with Maine Public Employees Retirement and MORE!


To Apply: Request an application at, or send a cover letter and resume to:, FAX: 207-620-8175 or mail to: City of Augusta, Human Resources Dept.  16 Cony Street, Augusta, Maine 04330.

Applications found online at:


This position will be posted until August 13, 2018 and / or until suitable candidates are hired.


The City of Augusta is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer         

Posted On: 2018-08-02 10:47:45
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Telecommute: No
Categories: Law Enforcement, Corrections, Municipal, Telecommunications
Job Type: Regular
Job Status: Full Time
Travel: No Traveling
Career Level: Mid Level (2-10 years experience)
Minimum Degree: High School or Equivalent
Pay Type: Hourly Wage
Similar Jobs: Within 25 miles of 04338, Law Enforcement, Corrections, Municipal, Telecommunications

Additional Contact Info

16 Cony Street
Augusta, Maine 04330