Communication Support Officer, Communication Officer, and Dispatcher. Open continuous. Candidates must first test through a third party for South Sound 911's Communication Support Officer, Communication Officer and Dispatcher positions. Please go to www.publicsafetytesting.com to get started. Thereafter, successful candidates may be contacted and scheduled for one or all of the recruitment elements including: additional skills-based tests, structured interviews, polygraph test, psychological evaluation, verification of credentials, and review of any criminal record. To register, test and submit your score, please visit www.publicsafetytesting.com.
Learn more about South Sound 911 Communications positions! Join us at an upcoming Recruiting Academy to gain valuable insight regarding the job duties, work environment, and hiring process. Following completion of the Recruiting Academy, candidates will receive a completion letter and the required application documents. Please review the Automatic Disqualifiers document listed under Document Links at the bottom of this page. If none of that conduct describes you and you would like to attend the next scheduled Recruiting Academy, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Be sure to include your name, phone number(s), and email address.
* Communication Support Officers work in the Emergency 911 Communications Center screening and processing non-emergency calls for law enforcement, fire and medical aid services, and take reports.
* Communication Officers receive routine calls and emergency 911 calls for law enforcement and fire/medical aid agencies and relay information to appropriate dispatchers or communications centers.
* Dispatchers process requests for law enforcement service; determine the nature, location and severity of emergencies; and dispatch appropriate personnel, apparatus and equipment, ensuring officer safety to the extent possible.
Crime Analyst. Open Until Filled. South Sound 911 offers an exciting opportunity to join its real-time crime center known as LARIAT. The Crime Analyst will work in a team environment with a partner Crime Analyst and Tactical Analysis Coordinators, and work directly with police officers, deputies, detectives and other law enforcement professionals in the area of tactical crime analysis. For more information, please review the job description. Interested and qualified candidates should submit a cover letter and resume per the job announcement.
Mobile Web Developer (Information Technology Specialist). Open Until Filled. South Sound 911 is looking for a developer whose creative solutions will help us transition to mobile devices and Win8. Interested and qualified candidates should submit a letter of interest, resume, and completed Waiver & Personal History Statement. Please fill out the ENTIRE Waiver & Personal History Statement completely, accurately and truthfully. Incomplete documents will not be accepted. Applicants will need Adobe Reader to complete the materials; please do NOT use Mac Preview or other PDF reader/viewer.
South Sound 911 is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants are considered for positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age (over 40), marital or veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state and local laws.
South Sound 911 provides excellent medical, dental and vision plans for employees and their dependents, as well as participation in the state’s retirement system. Benefits include:
Medical, dental, vision (VSP), life insurance, long-term disability (LTD), short-term disability (STD), an Employee Assistance Program, and IRC Section 125 Flexible Benefits Plan (FSA).
Additional supplemental life insurance and 457 deferred compensation plans are available.
Paid vacation and sick leave is provided on an accrual basis.
Ten paid holidays and two personal holidays are given each year.
Military Leave – an employee may be granted paid leave for 21 workdays during each year beginning Oct. 1 and ending the following Sept. 30 as provided by State Law for the purpose of taking part in military active training duty.