PISCATAWAY, NJ — The Piscataway Township Police Department has openings for per diem 911 and Full Time TeleCommunicators/ Dispatchers. Our Dispatchers provide a vital link between our citizens and Township Police, Fire, and EMS services. Our Communications Center is a fast paced environment with the responsibility of coordinating emergency services through our dedicated Public Safety Answering Point for a 19 square mile community of 59,000 residents. Piscataway Township is an EOE.

Applicants must meet the following minimum qualifications:

· At least 18 years old.

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· High School Diploma or GED.

· Ability to speak and read the English language. Multi-Language a plus.

· Current New Jersey Emergency Basic Telecommunicator (BTC) certification.

· Current New Jersey Emergency Medical Dispatcher (EMD) certification.

· Current CPR certification.

· Familiarity and proficiency in keyboard/typing skills.

· Ability to multitask in a fast paced environment and make critical decisions.

· Excellent communication skills, being able to provide accurate and timely information to emergency responders


The following qualifications are preferred but not required to apply:

· Prior Police, Fire, EMS Dispatch experience

· Prior Police, Fire, or EMS experience

· Working knowledge of the New Jersey Criminal Justice Information System.

· Working knowledge of Q.E.D. CAD/RMS system.


F/T Salary: $52,449 with benefits

Steady Shifts with a 4 on 4 off work schedule

Per Diem Salary: $28.82/hour

Resumes may be hand delivered or mailed to the Piscataway Township Police Department, 555 Sidney Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854. A cover letter addressed to Captain Warren Morrison, and a copy of current BTC, EMD and CPR certificates must be included with your resume. Deadline to submit a resume is Friday, July 24, 2020 at 4 PM. Resumes received after this deadline will be disqualified.