Fort Lee Borough Announces Full-Time Position for Public Safety Telecommunicator

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courtest of Fort Lee Chief of Police Matthew J Hintzee

Fort Lee Public Safety Telecommunicator Position Open
Fort Lee, NJ
— The Borough of Fort Lee has announced an employment opportunity for individuals interested in a career in emergency services. A full-time position for a Public Safety Telecommunicator (911 Dispatcher) is currently open, offering a 40-hour work week with a starting salary of $48,850.

The role involves receiving and responding to telephone or electronic requests for emergency assistance, including law enforcement, fire, medical services, and dispatching units to response sites. The position also includes performing other related duties as required.

Candidates are required to complete training and obtain certification by the Office of Emergency Telecommunication Services (OETS) in the Department of Law and Public Safety as mandated by NJAC 1 7 : 2 4 – 2 . 2, during the trainee period. All appointees will be required to undergo and pass a background clearance check.

If this exciting and vital role in public safety communication appeals to you, apply no later than August 30, 2023. Applicants are asked to mail or email a cover letter and resume to Chief of Police Matthew J. Hintze at the Fort Lee Police Department, 1327 16th Street, Fort Lee, NJ 07024 or

This is an excellent opportunity for those interested in serving the community through public safety. For more information about this job opening, contact the Fort Lee Police Department.