Lincoln County, Kansas, is accepting applications for a full-time Communications Officer. This position is responsible for answering incoming telephone calls, answering 911 calls, and monitoring and transmitting information via two-way radio. Applicants must have a high school diploma or G.E.D., be free of felony and/or serious misdemeanor conviction, have the ability to multitask and have good communications skills. Previous experience a plus, but not required.
The Lincoln County Communications Department dispatches for the following agencies:
- Lincoln County Sheriff’s Department
- Lincoln County Rescue Squad
- Lincoln Ambulance Service
- 6 Local Fire Departments
The Communication Center, located at the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office, operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and is responsible for answering all 911 calls for Lincoln County. All Communication Officers are trained as Emergency Medical Dispatchers. Our goal is to see that all personnel complete and continue education in this field. The Communications Center is equipped with the E-911, and TDD. Benefits package information available upon request.
For more information, contact:
Lincoln County Human Resources
216 E Lincoln Ave
Lincoln, KS 67455