Police Dispatcher (full-time)

Bay Harbor Islands, FL (Miami)
Town of Bay Harbor Islands

Bay Harbor Islands FL

Salary: $38,001.60 – $60,008.00 Annually


This is a full-time position responsible for the emergency and non-emergency calls for the police department. This position greets the public who visits the police station and provides courteous, prompt and knowledge customer service.

Examples of Duties

The Police Dispatcher will be responsible for answering all emergency and non-emergency phone calls and coordinating the response of law enforcement officers to crime and accident scenes. Conducting record checks as needed, monitoring police radio, entering citations into records management system, assists with all aspects of property and evidence and performs other police department clerical / administrative work as needed.

Minimum Qualifications

High School Diploma or GED; ability to work shifts, evenings, weekends and holidays; must possess a valid Florida Driver’s License with an acceptable driving record; knowledge of law enforcement procedures and applicable statutes. Must have CJIS (NCIC/FCIC), 9-1-1, TDD and Florida Department of Health 911 Public Safety Telecommunicator (FSS 401.465) certifications.

Supplemental Information

Excellent customer service, ability to speak clearly, ability to remain calm during critical incidents, multi-tasker, team player, organized, detailed, punctual, must be able to deal professionally with residents, co-workers, and Town officials.