Employment Opportunities
Full-Time Communications Officer
Trainee Salary:
$16.27 per hour (Step 1) to $22.70 (Step 8)

Open Date: 9/10/2018

Closing Date: 10/10/2018

Applications are available through the Medley Police Department located at 7777 NW 72 Avenue, Medley, FL 33166. All applicants shall submit their applications to the Town Clerk at the Town of Medley on or before the closing date.

NATURE OF WORK:

This is highly specialized work in the receiving, screening and dispatching of messages over a police communications network. Work is performed in accordance to departmental directives. Direct supervision is received from a civilian communication supervisor or the on-duty patrol supervisor. Overall accountability, direction and control come from the office of the Support Services Lieutenant who reviews and maintains records and methods of operation to assure effectiveness, efficiency and adherence to departmental written directives.

Entry Level Eligibility Requirements:

  • Be a High School Graduate or its equivalent.
  • Be at least 18 Years of age.
  • Be a United States Citizen or Permanent Resident.

Successfully Pass:

  1. 25 WPM Typing Test
  2. Alpha/Numeric Filing Test with a score of 80% or above for both tests
  3. Oral Interview and Written Essay
  4. Comprehensive Background Investigation
  5. Computer Voice Stress Analysis
  6. Complete a Medical Exam and Drug Screening



"An Equal Opportunity Employer"