911 Dispatcher

The Winnebago County Sheriff's Office is currently NOT accepting applications for the position of 911 Dispatcher.  

  • High School diploma and or GED equivalent
  • Must have regular, reliable and predicable attendance.  Must be willing to work rotating shifts which includes nights, weekends, holidays and mandatory overtime and irregular job assignments
  • Must be willing to testify in court and attend training
  • At least 18 years of age
  • At least one year experience in work that requires public contact including, but not limited to, work as a receptionist, radio dispatcher/operator, switchboard operator and/or office clerical support.  Addtional experience is preferred.
  • Required certification:  LEADS (Law Enforcement Agency Data System) within 30 days of employment; and EMD (Emergency Medical Dispatch) and CPR within 12 months of employment.
  • The ability to work with the general public.  The ability to get along with co-workers.
  • Residency requirement:  May live anywhere in Winnebago County or within 15 miles of the 911 Telecommunication Center, within three (3) months of their date of completion of probation.
  • Must be able to read maps
  • Some travel may be required

For further job description information and to apply please go to:  https://wincoil.us/departments/human-resources/employment-opportunities/