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Communications Supervisor
FT/PT StatusFull Time
Hiring Pay Range:Starting Pay: $19.12/ Hour BOE
Salary Grade:Grade 17
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled

Performs supervisory work in coordinating daily activities of the night shift Communications Section within the Police Department; also performs as telecommunicator as required.  Supervisory responsibilities include managing the daily work activities of the night shift section.  Works closely with Communications Manager on personnel related functions to include participating in documenting of progress notes and assisting with performance reviews. This work is performed under minimum supervision and requires the application of modern communications techniques, sound judgment, and independent initiative in pursuit of work objectives.  Work requires public contact by phone which requires tact, firmness and decisiveness in obtaining necessary information from people who are under extreme stress.  Work is performed in accordance with departmental policy, state and federal law, supplemented with specific requests from sworn personnel.  Work is sometimes performed under stressful emergency conditions. 


Completion of a two year associates degree supplemented with supervisory experience that would relate to communications, dispatching or reception work experience preferred; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Special Requirements

Certification or ability to obtain certification by the State of North Carolina as a DCI operator.