The town of Stoneham is seeking qualified applicants for the position of full-time Public Safety Civilian Dispatcher. The dispatcher has high public visibility and contact, must 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. This position requires a high level of communication abilities, both verbal and written. The dispatcher must also be able to maintain written records, plan, organize and prioritize work, ability to rapidly and accurately assess and process emergency and non-emergency requests for assistance in a composed manner as well as be able to take direction and also work independently as needed. This is a union position, salary range of $42,341-$50,288 annually.  Please see the town of Stoneham’s Human Resources webpage at for a link to the complete job description and to obtain a job application.

When submitting for consideration send cover letter, resume and application to Town of Stoneham, Donna Gaffey- Director of Human Resources, 35 Central St., Stoneham, MA 02180. Deadline to apply Jan. 11.