Police Communications Specialist (Dispatch)

Posted on September 5, 2023


This is an overnight shift working Midnight – 8am

Under the supervision of the Police Communications Supervisor, responsible for manning the Cheshire County public safety communication center, including responding to a wide variety of normal and emergency calls and performing appropriate record keeping, filing, and report preparation.


· Operates a frequently busy multi-line telephone, multi-frequency radios, and nationwide telecommunication system to alert emergency personnel.

· Operates video perimeter surveillance equipment.

· Monitors duty functions of less experienced Communication Specialists, including training and checking assigned work.

· Originates or relays enforcement and emergency information to outside departments and local and state agencies.

· Maintains complete field and other logs and documentation, utilizing a computer aided dispatch system.

· Receives routine emergency and business requests and assigns appropriate responders.

· Assists in training new employees in use of equipment, record keeping, and filing.

Interested candidates should send resume to Kim May, HR Director, Cheshire County kmay@co.cheshire.nh.us

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