Communicator

POSTING DATE:                                                      October 16, 2017

CLOSING DATE:                                                      November 9, 2017

CLASSIFICATION:                                                    Communicator

HOURS:                                                                   40 hours weekly, rotating 10 hour shifts

We have obtained new testing dates (11/7/17 & 11/8/17) for ECOMM, which will be located at the Valencia School of Public Safety at 8600 Valencia College Ln, Orlando, FL 32825. Interested applicants MUST first confirm attendance with NTN.

 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

Required:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Must possess a valid Florida Driver license and maintain insurability.
  • Must have the ability to maintain composure in an emergency situation and communicate effectively, both orally and in writing and direct dispatch personnel and equipment under stressful conditions.
  • Must have proficiency with windows-based computer programs.
  • Successful completion of the National Testing Network ECOMM Test (NTN)
  • Candidate PHQ (NTN)

 

Preferred:

  • Three to six months of related experience
  • Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) certification
  • Florida State 911 Telecommunicator certification
  • Emergency Medical Dispatch (EMD) – (NAED)
  • Emergency Fire Dispatch (EFD) – (NAED)
  • Any applicable/additional certifications through A.P.C.O. or N.E.N.A
  • Healthcare Provider – level CPR training
  • Foreign language fluency

 

RESPONSIBILITIES: This position is in the Communications Center and is accountable for receiving 911 emergency calls and computer controlled automatic alarm system information, obtaining information, and dispatching appropriate personnel and equipment.

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:   Requires long periods of sitting and ability to work under stressful conditions.

 

SALARY:  Minimum starting wage rate $18.51 per hour.

 

TO APPLY:

  1. Complete application on RCID website.
  2. Submit NTN application to Reedy Creek’s Communicator position on nationaltestingnetwork.com.
  3. Sign up for ECOMM test on NTN within the given dates.

 

 

 

NTN Information / Resources
Sign up @ NTN: www.nationaltestingnetwork.com

 

Further info regarding ECOMM can be found at:  https://nationaltestingnetwork.com/publicsafetyjobs/ntn-test-ecomm.cfm

 

All inquiries should be directed to National Testing Network at 866-563-3882 or via the following link:  https://nationaltestingnetwork.com/publicsafetyjobs/contact.cfm