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Communications Operator Recruit

Application Deadline: December 07, 2024 17:00

Pay Rate: Starting Pay $40,350

Job Summary: The purpose of this job is to Learn to answer 911 and non-emergency phone calls and to dispatch responders to calls for service.

 Essential Job Functions:

Answers emergency and non-emergency calls under close supervision, on a training basis. 

Learns the criteria for determining priority and importance of call/information and inputs call data into CAD system. 

Learns to operate NCIC and FCIC computer systems to obtain information and make entries.

 Must meet a minimum of a two-year commitment from training period prior to being eligible to apply for other internal positions/transfers.

Note: “Essential tasks/functions may vary among positions in the class. The list of Essential Tasks/Functions is not intended to be a comprehensive list of all tasks/functions performed by all positions in this class.”

Minimum Requirements:

High school graduation or G.E.D. equivalent.

Must obtain Florida Public Safety Telecommunicator Certification, NCIC/FCIC Certification and EMD/CPR Certification within prescribed time frame.

Physical Effort Required:

The work of this class primarily involves sedentary work that includes walking or standing some of the time and involves exerting up to 10 pounds of force on a regular and recurring basis or sustained keyboard operations. 

Working Conditions:

This class primarily works in an office setting. 


The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), religion, Veterans Status, age (40 or older), disability, or genetic information in employment or the provision of services. 

This job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office and the employee and is subject to change by the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office as the needs of the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office and requirements of the job change.


Date posted: December 07, 2023

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