Public Safety Dispatch Department

The town of Stoneham seeks to the position of full-time Public Safety Civilian Dispatcher.

Position: High public visibility and contact. Receive and process emergency and non-emergency signals and calls for service. Dispatch police, fire, EMS and other emergency units and personnel as needed. Monitor and operate emergency signaling, radio, computer, telephone, alarm and other specialized equipment in support of public safety communications and dispatch functions.

Qualifications:  Previous experience preferred or willing to train in the following areas:

  • Ability to rapidly and accurately assess and process emergency and non-emergency requests for assistance in a composed manner
  • Familiarity with computers to process records and information via interdepartmental computers and state-wide computer systems

Please see the town of Stoneham’s Human Resources webpage at for a link to the complete job description and town of Stoneham job application. Complete application materials would be cover letter, resume and job application. Email submission in PDF format (preferred) to Donna Gaffey, Director of Human Resources. Salary range is $42,341 – $50,288 (Includes five paid holidays)

Deadline to Apply: July 16 by close of business.

The town of Stoneham is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer.