911 Specialist

Sumter, SC
Sumter Police Department

Position Summary:

Under general supervision, responsible for performing specialized Police/Sheriff related emergencies to include Medical and Fire. Answers E911 emergency telephone lines for all City and County Law Enforcement, EMS and Fire, to include non-emergency administrative lines, Crime Stoppers, and City Public Works; obtains information from complainants; disseminates to appropriate public safety agencies. Operates and utilizes various computer systems, radios and telephones. Must have the ability to multi-tasks several things at one time to include giving and receiving fist responder information to include basic medical instructions over the telephone.


  • Must be able to work 12 hour day/night shift, weekends and holidays.
  • High School Diploma and five to eleven months or related experience; or any equivalent combination of training and experience.
  • Law enforcement, CAD experience and good computer skills preferred.
  • Must have or be able to successfully complete SLED NCIC Training and certification, SC Criminal Justice Basic 911 Training and certification and Emergency Medical Dispatch certification.