Decatur-Grady 911 is hiring dispatchers!
Serving Decatur and Grady Counties in Southwest Georgia.
We take 911 calls and dispatch law enforcement, fire and EMS for Decatur and Grady Counties.
We are so proud of our award from the Georgia Emergency Communications Conference for 911/Communications Center of the Year!
We are looking for qualified applicants who are interested in a fast-paced, rewarding career as a Public Safety Communications Professional. This industry offers job security, competitive salary and excellent benefits.
Do you have desire to help others in emergency situations?
Are you a person with the ability to make decisions under pressure without “analysis paralysis” or “tunnel vision”?
Are you looking for an unusual, yet rewarding, career?
PREFERRED QUALITIES AND REQUIREMENTS:
¨ Ability to remain calm during stressful situations.
¨ High degree of self-discipline to organize and prioritize job duties each day.
¨ Ability to maintain a professional attitude.
¨ Customer service oriented.
¨ Team player.
¨ Intuitive (good common sense).
¨ Respect for private, confidential information.
¨ A logical, rational approach to problem solving—an objective approach to situations and circumstances.
¨ Ability to recognize and commit to improve one’s own weaknesses or faults.
¨ A good sense of humor.
¨ High School Diploma
¨ Ability to type minimum of 35-40 WPM.
¨ Ability to pass a criminal background investigation.
¨ Willingness to work shift work, holidays and overtime.
¨ Stable employment history.
¨ Ability to follow directions and work well with others.
Applications can be printed from this site and returned to Decatur-Grady 911 at 309 Airport Road, Bainbridge, GA 39817.
***Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of application.