The Town of Westborough is seeking a full-time Public Safety Dispatcher. The Public Safety Dispatcher handles police, fire and EMS calls for service, as well as greeting the public at the front desk. Candidates must possess excellent oral and written communication skills, have a solid knowledge of computers, be skilled in current forms of technology, the ability to handle and prioritize multiple tasks in a busy, noisy and stressful environment, present a positive public image, work well with others and be self-motivated. Public Safety Dispatchers are assigned to work days, nights, weekends, and holidays on a rotating 4-2 schedule.
Candidates with prior dispatch experience, EMD Certified, E-911 trained or advanced technological skills are encouraged to apply. Additional Training and certificates may be required in the course of employment.
The town offers a competitive salary and benefits package. Public Safety Dispatchers work under a collective bargaining agreement which can be viewed at at the Human Resources page. Salary up to $26.79 per hour plus shift differential. Contractual increase up to $27.59 per hour plus shift differential as of 1/1/2023.
Applications will be reviewed as they are received. Applications, cover letter, and resume shall be delivered in hand to:
Chief Patrick J Purcell
42 Milk Street
Westborough, MA 01581
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer