Location UK / Derry
Job Type Permanent full-time
Salary See description
Updated 5 days ago
Excellent opportunity for a Dispatcher based in Armagh and Londonderry.
Job title: Dispatcher
Organisation: The Police Service of Northern Ireland
Location: Priority posts are Armagh and Londonderry (other locations may become available
Salary: £24,429 – £25,225
Dispatchers will assist in providing a multifunctional service to the public by determining the response to calls for service. The role holders are empowered to allocate the most appropriate resource when required using radio, telephone and computer aided dispatch systems [CAD]. The role holders will be communicating with police officers mainly from Constable to Inspector level to brief officers regarding incidents and tasking to scenes.
The role holders must hold 2 A Levels (or equivalent) and have at least 1 year of experience in call handling or in a customer services environment. You must be equipped to handle escalated or more complex calls from customers who require advice or assistance.
You must be IT literate specifically in the use of the Microsoft Office Suite, and be able to accurately record call information.
To learn more and apply please click on the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to the company website.
Closing date: 3PM on 20th September 2019
PSNI is committed to being representative of the community we serve and welcomes all applicants interested in a career in policing.