Wednesday, November 22, 2017

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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

VAIL PUBLIC SAFETY EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

The Town of Vail, Colorado, the premier mountain community and international resort, is seeking highly motivated & energetic people to join our Emergency Services Department. Vail is centrally located in the Rocky Mountains along Interstate 70, offering easy access to Denver (100 miles to the east). Completely surrounded by the White River National Forest, Vail’s permanent population of 7,000 swells to 45,000 during the winter ski season.

Current Employment Job Description:

Ensures community safety through effective communications duties via phone and radio systems in support of county-wide Police, Fire, and EMS agencies. Dispatch duties include but are not limited to: receiving and analyzing 911 calls as well as non-emergent and TDD phone calls for Police, Fire, and EMS service; performing Emergency Medical Dispatch when appropriate; operating and utilizing the Computer Aided Dispatch Computer System (CAD) throughout all calls for service; distributing calls for service via statewide 800 MHz radio system; receiving and monitoring alarms throughout Eagle County; performing various requests on the CCIC/NCIC system including warrant entries; responsible for updating the media broadcast information on road conditions; initiating the Emergency Alert System when needed; training new dispatchers; and being responsible for individual projects.

Position Requires: 

  • Excellent verbal communications skills necessary.
  • Computer and typing skills necessary.
  • Multi tasking skills essential.
  • Polygraph, typing and spelling tests required.
  • Rotation through varied shifts.
  • Holidays and week-ends are often required.

Applications will be screened & acceptable candidates will be notified of their test date & time. The Town of Vail offers an excellent benefits and compensation package, including:

  • Health/dental coverage
  • Retirement plans
  • 457 pre-tax savings plan
  • Ski, tennis, golf passes and other wellness benefits
  • Employee housing may be available.

Salary Range: $22.43 - DOQ

» APPLY ONLINE HERE!