NORTH LAS VEGAS POLICE DEPARTMENT
2332 N. LAS VEGAS BLVD. #200
NORTH LAS VEGAS, NEVADA 89030
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Updated: March 14, 2019
Classification: Police Communications Dispatcher
The City of North Las Vegas is currently hiring for Police Communications Dispatcher. All testing must be completed by April 25, 2019.
The Department requires the candidate to complete a PHQ. You can access the questionnaire through your candidate account. NTN suggests completing the PHQ as soon as possible or you may not be considered further in the process.
Salary Information: $42,483.13 - $71,621.18
Department Information: The North Las Vegas Police Department's mission is to encourage and engage the community to work as one in order to provide a safe, secure, and enjoyable community. The Police Department is committed to having a positive impact in the City of North Las Vegas by reducing crime, reducing the fear of crime and enhancing the quality of life in the community.City Information: The City of North Las Vegas is a full-service municipality, providing recreational amenities, police and fire protection and water service. It operates under a Council-Manager form of government, comprised of a Mayor and four Council members.The City of North Las Vegas stretches across the northern rim of the Las Vegas Valley. The City, which was incorporated in 1946, encompasses 98.4 square-miles within Clark County in Southern Nevada. Since 2000, the City's population has grown by 91.3 percent, making it home to about 217,500 residents. North Las Vegas is the third-largest city in Nevada. The City embraces its diversity, living up to its motto of being "Your Community of Choice."
High School Grad/GED: Yes
Valid NEVADA State Driver's License: Yes
Ability to Read/Speak English: Yes
Job Summary: The Police Communications Dispatcher learns and performs a variety of complex police dispatching duties; dispatches and tracks officer activity in order to secure the safety of the officer; receives and screens emergency 9-1-1 and non-emergency calls for service for law enforcement, fire, or emergency medical services for the area served by the North Las Vegas Police Department; evaluates the weight and seriousness of the calls, prioritizes the calls, and dispatches appropriate personnel to respond.
Tasks or Duties: The Police Communications Dispatcher learns and performs a variety of complex police dispatching duties:
Tools and Equipment Used: 9-1-1 System, CAD System, Maps, Directories, Computer Terminal, Radios
For a detailed job description and to apply online, please visit www.cityofnorthlasvegas.com and apply for IRC35679.