Accepting Applications for Emergency Telecommunicator

eccpatchThe Town of Fairfield is announcing an open, competitive examination for the position of Emergency Telecommunicator (Emergency Communications Center).

The Fairfield Emergency Communications Center is responsible for receiving, assessing, prioritizing and dispatching all emergency and routine calls for service from the public, to include, requests for police, fire and medical assistance. Applicants are required to have excellent record management and communication skills, be 21 years of age, a U.S. citizen, have a high school diploma or equivalent and have the ability to successfully complete a background, psychological and medical examination.

Salary range: $38,131 to $53,602.

Benefits include: Shift differential, paid holidays, paid vacation time, medical insurance, 401(a) plan.

Applications can be picked up at the Fairfield Police Department or downloaded online at  Complete, sign and submit to the Fairfield Police Department, 100 Reef Road, Fairfield, along with a non-refundable $50 fee no later than February 8, 2015 (hardship cases will be considered on a case-by-case basis.)

The Town of Fairfield is an equal opportunity employer.