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Public Safety Telephone Response Specialist - City of Odessa, TX (ID: 320508)
|Title||Public Safety Telephone Response Specialist|
|City / Organization||City of Odessa, TX|
|Website||Click Here for the Position Listing|
Public Safety Telephone Response Specialist
Summary: Provides assistance to the public regarding complex law enforcement problems in person, or via the telephone from the front desk of the Odessa Police Department. Work varies from day to day and from hour to hour depending on the number and types of calls and walk-ins.
Essential Functions:-- Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge and skills. This is not a comprehensive listing of all the functions and duties performed by incumbents of this class; employees may be assigned duties which are not listed below; reasonable accommodations will be made as required. The job description does not constitute an employment agreement and is subject to change at any time by the employer. Essential duties and responsibilities may include but are not limited to the following:
High school diploma or G.E.D. certification required. Higher education level or equivalent training or experience is preferred.
Valid Texas Driver License
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Ability to read, write, understand and follow oral and written directions. Must maintain confidentiality and complete Texas Law Enforcement Telecommunications System (TLETS) training. Have knowledge of Texas criminal and traffic laws or ability to quickly learn needed information. Spanish-speaking skills are helpful.
Must complete Personal History Questionnaire. Must pass the following selection process: Background investigation, oral interview, polygraph, medical physical, drug screen.
Keyboarding test minimum skills type 30 w.p.m. with no more than 7 errors.
NOTE: It is the applicant's responsibility to schedule the skills test at the Texas Workforce Solutions, 2626 JBS Parkway. 432-367-3332. Skills test must be completed BEFORE the closing date of 1/15/2019.