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Dispatcher in Assumption Parish

POSITION

Dispatcher

LOCATION

Assumption Parish

WORKING TIME

Full Time

SALARY

The primary responsibility of the Communications Dispatcher is to obtain all pertinent information from the caller and enter it into the computer system in an accurate and efficient manner so that the proper agency may respond to the caller’s needs. Duties include the prompt, careful, and courteous answering of calls, dispatching on all radio frequencies, and simulcasting priority calls to insure that any deputies in the immediate vicinity of the call will have all of the relative information to respond. Dispatchers must also patch channels with agencies, including Louisiana State Police and provide support for Swat rolls, LASER responses, and other special operations. Additionally, all radio transmissions must be entered immediately into the computer-aided dispatch system.

Requirements:

Qualitifactions

  • Graduate from an accredited senior high school or GED equivalent.
  • Possess a valid driver’s license.
  • Must be a US citizen and be at least 18 years of age.
  • Must be able to work rotating shift assignments.

Special Requirements

  • Knowledge of the responsibilities of APSO, as well as the geography of Assumption Parish.
  • Effective communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Effectively cope with stressful situations.
  • Ability to read, interpret, and communicate proper dispatch codes and signals.
  • Must be able to recall and communicate details.

Miscellaneous Information

  • Physical Requirements: Requires the physical dexterity needed to type in a proficient manner.
  • Ability to sit for an extended period of time.
  • Must have clear vision.
  • Must be able to hear and speak clearly.
  • Must be able to enter information into the computer system while answering calls and dispatching.

MOST WANTED

Anyone with information on the suspects listed below is urged to call the Assumption
Parish Sheriff’s Office – Ph: 985.369.7281

Legistine Key

LEGISTINE KEY

WANTED

KRISTIE BOURG

KRISTIE L. BOURG

WANTED

LEVY, ACQUINDUS A SR

ACQUINDUS A. LEVY SR.

WANTED

FOR EMERGENCY CALL:
911 985-369-2912

Sheriff Leland J. Falcon

112 Franklin Street
Napoleonville, LA 70390
Ph: 985.369.7281
Fax: 985.369.1395

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Administrative Office

112 Franklin Street
Napoleonville, LA 70390
Ph: 985.369.7281
Fax: 985.369.1395

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Criminal Investigation Division

2635 Hwy 1
Labadieville, LA 70372
Ph: 985.526.1627
Fax: 985.526.1631

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Narcotics Division

2635 Hwy 1
Labadieville, LA 70372
Ph: 985.526.1629
Fax: 985.526.1631

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Juvenile Division

Napoleonville Primary School 185 Hwy 1008
Napoleonville, LA 70390
Ph: 985.369.8742

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Communications Center

112 Franklin Street
Napoleonville, LA 70390
Ph: 985.369.2912
Fax: 985.369.7540

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Pierre Part Substation

4024 Hwy 70 South
Pierre Part, LA 70339
Ph: 985.252.8100
Fax: 985.252.3544

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Bayou L’Ourse Substation

1214 Hwy 662
Bayou L’Ourse, LA 70380
Ph: 985.631.6611
Fax: 985.631.0051

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Detention Center

233 Hwy 1008
Napoleonville, LA 70390
Ph: 985.369.7283
Fax: 985.369.9782

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