Blount County 911 is continuously taking applications for the position of Public Safety Dispatcher. Must be 18 or older, with HS Diploma or equivalent. Experience preferred but not required. Criminal background check, psychological and physical exams, typing test proficiency of at least 25 wpm, and capable of computer data entry are required. Must pass basic public safety telecommunicator cert course and stringent in-house training program. Applications may be printed below for submission in person at 1431 William Blount Drive in Maryville, by mail to Blount 911; PO Box 4609; Maryville, TN 37802, or email to firstname.lastname@example.org You may also submit resumes by the same methods listed above. Starting pay $14.15 per hour. EOE
If you have been asked to take a typing test, click here
Follow the directions given. This is a timed and scored test, with the option for one retest.
To download an application to mail or submit in person, download the application file "Blount 911 Dispatcher Application" below:
To download an application to fill out electronically and email, download the file "Electronic 911 Dispatcher Employment Application" below. Complete all fields, and be sure to save the changes and the document to your computer "desktop". This is done by using the "save as" option and creating a name for the document (recommended name of file to be your full name) and designating "desktop" as the destination. Attach that completed application file to an email to email@example.com
Blount County Communications Center is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. BCCC does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, gender, national origin, religion, age, disability condition, or any other legally protected status.