Public Safety Telecommunicators (PSTs)

Red River Regional Dispatch Center   Fargo, ND   Full-time     Law Enforcement / Security
Posted on May 23, 2024
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Public Safety Telecommunicators (PSTs) receive emergency (9-1-1) and non-emergency phone calls and dispatch appropriate Law Enforcement, Fire and EMS Units. PSTs work in an exciting 24/7 environment and there are many perks to include serving your community!

Starting pay of $25.21 with automatic yearly increases Shift differential of $1/hour for evenings, nights, and weekends. Overtime availability to include a shift differential overtime rate ($1.50)Part of the Federal Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness Program

PSTs work 52 days less a year than your traditional 9-5 Monday-Friday work due to 10 hour shifts and 4 day works weeks!

PTO accrual begins immediately at 5.54 hours per payroll which including holiday time, amounts to 22 days of PTO your first year! That earns you five and a half weeks of PTO your first year working!

Qualifications – High School diploma or equivalent and the ability to type 40 correct words per minute. Candidates will be subject to pass a background check.

We have a 5 month paid training program that will ensure you learn everything you need to know about working in a 9-1-1 dispatch center.