“As a 911 Operator, every day is a challenge – nothing is routine.”

How to be a 911 Operator

Welcome to your first step toward a rewarding career in public service. As a 911 Emergency Communications Officer, you’ll be a first responder, using your actions and quick thinking to help police, fire, rescue and animal control officers do their jobs more effectively.

The ideal candidate for the 911 Emergency Communications Officer is intelligent, detail oriented, adept at multitasking and has good written and oral communication skills. The reward? Not only will you make a difference, you’ll also have the security that comes with knowing that what you do will always be critical to your community.

To determine if the position of 911 Emergency Communications Officer is a good match for your knowledge, skills and abilities, please take the time to review a more detailed job description and qualifications. You will need to have Adobe Reader installed to download the job description. We have provided a link for the free Acrobat Reader program below.

Download the 911 Emergency Communications Officer Job Description and Qualifications.

Please click on any of the following counties to apply for the position of 911 Emergency Communications Officer or to obtain further information. Each locality may have additional requirements for this position. We invite you to apply to any county which you have an interest in working.

chesterfield

hanover 

henrico

richmond


(Look for the 911 Emergency Communications Officer job description in Chesterfield, Hanover and Richmond. In Henrico look for the Emergency Communications Officer job description.)