The town of Falmouth is currently accepting applications for a full-time Communications Officer. Under general supervision, receives and processes requests for police, fire, emergency medical, marine services, animal control, public works and other department calls in high stress situations. Answers emergency 911 calls and non-emergency and multi-digit phone line calls. Dispatches public safety and other town departments and appropriate personnel to calls for service while operating various telecommunications equipment and Computer Aided Dispatch software. Must have the ability to work any assigned shift and be willing to work holidays, weekends as needed. High school diploma, one year of clerical/administrative experience involving working with the public; must be able to work under high stress at times; must be able to operate on a multi-tasked basis and be proficient with computers. Starting salary is $20.01 – $21.22/hr.

Full job description, employment application and instructions for applying can be found at Falmouth Job Opportunities. This position is open until filled. Candidates who submit their application by Jan. 25 will be given preference. The town of Falmouth is proud to be an EEO/AA employer