Emergency Communications Call Taker
SALARY: $22.09 to $28.74 Hourly
CLOSING DATE: 03/20/17 04:30 PM
The Emergency Communications Call Taker is the first contact point with the public and is responsible for operating telephone and computer equipment to receive and record requests for police, fire, and emergency medical service; determining the nature and location of service required; and taking the action necessary to ensure that service is provided. Work is often performed under stressful demands for speed and accuracy. The ability to work any shift, on any day, and to work overtime is an essential function of the job. For more information and how to apply, please visit www.portlandoregon.gov/jobs.