Public Safety Telecommunicator
If you want to join a hard-working team that shares a commitment to provide top-quality communications services in a prime Northern NJ location, consider a career with the County of Morris. We have vacancies for the position of Public Safety Telecommunicators in the Morris County Dept. of Law & Public Safety - Communications Division.
Responsibilities include: answering 9-1-1 police, fire and EMS emergency and non-emergency telephone calls; dispatching police, fire and EMS personnel and equipment according to standard operational procedures; maintaining, receiving, and recording pertinent information from the two-way radio communications with police, fire and EMS emergency field units; monitoring radio talk groups and multiple lines for all communications; using computer terminals to access various law enforcement systems, including CJIS and NCIC.
Ideal candidates will remain calm under pressure; exercise good judgment and make sound decisions in emergency situations; have the ability to communicate both orally and in writing clearly and concisely; have the ability to multi-task; have proficient typing and keyboard entry skills; bilingual English/Spanish highly desirable.
Position requires graduation from HS or equivalent; possession of Basic 9-1-1- Telecommunicator certification and certified as an Emergency Medical Dispatcher; willing to work shifts on a rotating basis including holidays and weekends; prior experience using a computer aided dispatch (CAD) system is highly desirable; successful completion of a criminal background check and pre-employment psychological assessment. Candidates that possess Paramedic Certification are encouraged to apply.
Salary is commensurate with experience. All full-time employees receive a generous benefit package that includes paid vacation, sick leave, holidays, health and pension benefits.
Interested candidates please send application, resume and certifications to Michael P. Peoples, Morris County Communications Division, PO Box 900, Morristown, NJ 07963-0900.
License Practical Nurse
LPN needed to work in the Medical Unit at the Morris County Correctional Facility. LPN will perform a variety of medical and mental health nursing duties to a diverse population. Candidate must possess a NJ Practical Nursing License and have the ability to work rotating shifts.
Starting salary: $50,573
Deadline for resumes: May 31, 2013
Send resumes to the attention of Chief John Kowalski at the Morris County Correctional Facility, 43 John St., Morris Twp., NJ 07960 or fax to 973-829-8245
Clerk - Bilingual Spanish/English
Provide clerical support to various units within the Office of Temporary Assistance to include customer service, typing, filing, recordkeeping, etc. Previous clerical/secretarial experience preferred; Ability to read, write and speak in Spanish and English necessary. Excellent computer skills including MS Word and Excel preferred. For consideration, please send completed County of Morris Application for Employment and an updated resume to County of Morris Personnel, PO Box 900, Morristown, NJ 07963-0900 or fax to (973) 631-5123.
Social Worker (Bilingual in Spanish and English)
The County of Morris Office of Temporary Assistance is seeking a Social Worker (Bilingual in Spanish and English). Under supervision, position performs office and field work required in providing continuing preventative and rehabilitative social services to clients and their families.
Position requires a Bachelor’s Degree and the ability read, write, speak, understand and communicate in Spanish and English and selected candidate will be required to pass an oral and written bilingual test from the Civil Service Commission. Applicants who do not have a Bachelor’s Degree may substitute experience in social work with the responsibility for gathering social information from clients, determining their needs and planning and carrying out treatment plans and/or service plans on a year-for-year basis with thirty (30) semester hour credits being equal to one (1) year of experience. A valid NJ Driver’s License and excellent computer skills are also required.
If interested, please complete a County of Morris Application for Employment and send along with an updated resume to: County of Morris, Personnel Division, PO Box 900, Morristown, NJ 07963-0900 or fax to (973) 631-5123.