911 Dispatcher / Communications Operator

Lake Oswego, OR
Lake Oswego Police Department

Salary: $57,722.16 – $72,574.08 Annually.

Closing Date: 8/2/2024.

Position Summary:

The City is seeking qualified individuals who are interested in becoming Communications Operators to join our 9-1-1 Communications team. Located in the northwestern corner of Clackamas County, on the banks of the scenic Willamette River and hugging the shore of a 405-acre lake, Lake Oswego is a community rich with art, culture, historic resources, quality schools, vibrant business districts, and an abundance of activities and events for all ages.

Requirements:

  • To qualify, candidates must be a U.S. citizen.
  • Have no felony conviction.
  • Be at least 18 years of age.
  • Have as a minimum a high school diploma or G.E.D. equivalent.
  • Type at least 45 wpm, the ability to successfully complete a thorough background investigation and post-offer psychological and medical examination, including pre-employment drug screen.
  • This position is subject to mandatory participation in electronic funds transfer (EFT) for payment of net wages (i.e., Direct Deposit or PayCard).