The City of Paris Police Department is accepting applications for a dispatcher. Responsibilities include dispatching emergency personnel, answering incoming emergency and business calls, monitoring radio channels, entering and maintaining department records and logs.
The successful candidate must possess the ability to exercise sound judgment, remain calm under extreme pressure, the ability to make decisions without direct supervision, excellent verbal/written communication skills, the ability to organize work, set priorities, and handle multiple interruptions while conducting multiple tasks. Proficiency in Microsoft Word and data entry a plus. Shifts include nights, week-ends, and holidays.
Applications available at City Hall located at 206 S. Central Avenue, or at the Police Department at 211 W. Washington St.