Sheriff's Department hiring 911 dispatchers

2013-02-26T00:00:00Z 2013-02-26T09:04:29Z Sheriff's Department hiring 911 dispatchersVeronica M. Cruz Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
February 26, 2013 12:00 am  • 

The Pima County Sheriff's Department is hiring 911 dispatchers.

Applications will be accepted until March 8.

Trainees will attend a dispatch academy in July or September where they will participate in eight weeks of lectures, scenarios, hands-on and technology-based training, and they will then complete 16 weeks of on-the-job training.

The Sheriff's Department is hosting a Facebook chat with supervisors from the department's Communications Unit who will answer questions about the dispatcher position, and the hiring and training process.

The chat starts at 9 a.m. today at online. To apply visit:

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