The town of Truro is currently accepting applications for the position of full-time Public Safety Telecommunicator.

PST responsibilities include receiving emergency and non-emergency calls for police, fire, and emergency medical services, dispatching public safety personnel, providing emergency medical dispatch and pre-arrival instructions, and other related duties. Applicants must possess computer and typing skills, as well as good interpersonal skills. Certifications in enhanced 911, CJIS operation, APCO Basic Telecommunicator, EMD-APCO, CPR/First Responder are a recommended, but will train. The salary range for this position is $53,421 – $61,755 depending on qualifications, plus shift differential, incentive pay, and education pay. The position also includes an excellent benefits package and opportunities for overtime.

Applications may be picked up at the Truro Police Department or can be obtained via download from the Truro Police Department website at Completed applications can be scanned and emailed to Chief Jamie M. Calise at, or can be sent the Truro Police Department at the following address:

344 Route 6, P.O. Box 995, Truro, Massachusetts 02666, Attention: Chief Jamie M. Calise

The town of Truro is an equal opportunity employer, and do not discriminate because of race, color religion, sex, sexual preference, national origin or disability.