VACANCY – Dispatcher – CLOSED


Hertford County is seeking to fill the following full-time position in governmental operations



Essential Functions/Typical Tasks:

Hertford County is seeking a dispatcher, whichunder regular supervision, performs technical work dispatching law enforcement, fire and rescue personnel and other equipment and personnel usually in response to emergency situations;This position reports directly to the Central Communications Director (E911).


Minimum Education and Experience:

Any combination of education and experience equivalent to graduation from high school.  Possession of or ability to acquire basic telecommunicator and Division of Criminal Information certifications within one year of employment.


Physical Requirements:

This is sedentary work requiring the exertion of up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and a negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to move objects; work requires reaching, fingering, grasping, feeling, and repetitive motions; vocal communication is required for expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word, and conveying detailed or important instructions to others accurately, loudly, or quickly; hearing is required to perceive information at normal spoken word levels, and to receive detailed information through oral communications; visual acuity is required for preparing and analyzing written or computer data, determining the accuracy and thoroughness of work, and observing general surroundings and activities; the worker is not subject to adverse environmental conditions.


Minimum Annual Salary:



Application Deadline:

Open Until Filled


Application Process:

To be considered for this position, you must complete a Hertford County Application for Employment, in its entirety.  Your application must be signed.  Cover letters, resumes, transcripts, and other supplemental documentation may accompany your Hertford County Application for Employment.  Selected candidates are subject to a criminal background check and motor vehicle record check.


Submit applications by mail, email, facsimile, or in person to:


Hertford County

Attn: Leah Craddock, HR/Risk Manager
115 Justice Drive, Suite 1
Winton, NC 27986
Fax: (252) 358-0198 (include cover letter)



Hertford County is an Equal Opportunity Employer/AA.


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