The purpose of this position is to prioritize emergency and non-emergency requests for Police & Fire Department assistance received on 9-1-1 and administrative telephone lines; coordinate and dispatch appropriate response to requests for assistance; provide radio and telephone communication support to Police, Fire and other city departmental personnel; perform clerical duties related to Emergency Communications.

Benefits of working for the City of Grand Prairie Emergency Communications Center:

  • Great Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • 2 to 1 match into Texas Municipal Retirement System
  • Paid time off
  • 3 to 4 days off per week
  • Stable work environment
  • Exciting, Fast paced
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Starting at $34,455.00 annually
  • Lateral pay opportunities

We are looking for committed individuals who want to make a serious difference with their lives by serving the public as a 9-1-1 Communications Specialist (Emergency Operator). You will fit if you have a positive, upbeat attitude; you are calm under pressure, are coachable, dependable and work well as part of a team. This is a fantastic organization to work for and we want you to join our team.

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