Emergency Dispatcher jobs in Washington, DC

Emergency Dispatcher is responsible for responding to calls for emergency and non-emergency assistance and in dispatching law enforcement, fire fighting, or rescue units. Transmits and receives coded and conventional messages, differentiates between routine, priority, and emergency messages, and initiates or follows through on responses as required. Being an Emergency Dispatcher may enter unit response and data into database. Requires a high school diploma. Additionally, Emergency Dispatcher typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Emergency Dispatcher gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. To be an Emergency Dispatcher typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

8 Emergency Dispatcher jobs found in Washington, DC area

Washington, D.C. is located in the mid-Atlantic region of the U.S. East Coast. Due to the District of Columbia retrocession, the city has a total area of 68.34 square miles (177.0 km2), of which 61.05 square miles (158.1 km2) is land and 7.29 square miles (18.9 km2) (10.67%) is water. The District is bordered by Montgomery County, Maryland to the northwest; Prince George's County, Maryland to the east; Arlington County, Virginia to the south; and Alexandria, Virginia to the west. The south bank of the Potomac River forms the District's border with Virginia and has two major tributaries: the An...
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Income Estimation for Emergency Dispatcher jobs
$38,277 to $49,158
Washington, District of Columbia area prices
were up 1.3% from a year ago

Emergency Dispatcher in Adrian, MI
Enters warrants, wanted vehicles, guns and articles into L.
August 27, 2019
Provides assistance and dispatches appropriate personnel.
October 16, 2019
Operates radio dispatch equipment in the enhanced 911 communications center.
January 01, 2020