- Age: 18
- Education: High School Diploma or GED
- Experience: None
Job Related and Essential Qualifications
Modern office practices, methods and computer equipment.
Principles and practices used in dealing with the public.
Principles and procedures of record keeping and reporting.
English usage, spelling, vocabulary, grammar and punctuation.
Basic mathematical principles.
Learn to operate all Central Control and peripheral equipment safely and effectively.
Operate modern office equipment including computers.
Learn the procedures, functions and limitations of assigned position.
Prepare and maintain accurate and complete factual records.
Prepare clear and concise reports.
Respond to requests and inquiries from the general public.
Understand and follow oral and written instructions.
Meet and deal tactfully and effectively with the public.
Deal with potential hostility and verbal abuse.
Maintain confidentiality of data and information.
Exercise good judgment, flexibility, creativity and sensitivity in response to changing situations and needs.
Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.
Establish, maintain and foster a positive and harmonious working relationships with those contacted in the course of work.
Interpret and apply pertinent Federal, State and local laws, codes and regulations including administrative and departmental policies and procedures.
Experience and Training Guidelines
Some experience in security is desired.
High School Diploma or equivalent.
License or Certificate:
Possession of or ability to obtain a Public Safety Communications Officer Certificate
Possession of or ability to obtain NCIC/WCJIN teletype operator/ Applications can be found at www.Goshensheriff.org/careers.