Communications Officer

Dispatcher
Walworth County Sheriff's Office (WI) - Elkhorn, Wisconsin

May 3, 2021

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Application Deadline:
May 24, 2021

Salary Information

Entry Level:
$20.61 hourly
Top Pay:
$27.93 hourly

Job Description

Are you looking for something different in your career? Do you like helping people? Would you like to do something that makes a difference in your community? We are looking for you to join the men and women of the Walworth County Sheriff's Office Communications Center. We offer a competitive salary, as well as health, dental, vision insurance, and more. As an employee of the Sheriff's Office you also have access to an on-site fitness room and a tuition reimbursement program.

Becoming a Communications Officer for the Walworth County Sheriff's Office offers you an exciting opportunity to make a difference in your community. Communications Officers fill a critical role in the public safety mission. As a Communications Officer you will be the first point of contact for a citizen needing police, fire, or EMS assistance in Walworth County. You will work in a fast paced team environment to provide mission support for first responders and you are an essential part of the public safety team. The work of the Communications Officer is often exciting, but can be interspaced with long periods of inactivity.

Job Requirements

  • Age: 18 years of age or older
  • Education: High School Diploma or equivalent by the time of hire.
  • Experience: No prior experience required.

We will provide you with the training required for you to become a successful Communications Officer. Training includes but is not limited to your initial on the job training, Wisconsin TIME System Certification, Emergency Medical Dispatcher Certification, and Public Safety Telecommunicator 1. You must successfully pass these training requirements to maintain employment as a Communications Officer, but we will support you in achieving these. Other training may be provided as required.

You must not have any convictions for any felony offenses and you must be of good moral and ethical character.

Contact Information

Lisa Pohl

Walworth County Sheriff's Office (WI)
1770 County Rd. NN
Elkhorn, Wisconsin 53121
phone: (262) 741-7949

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