Friday, May 27, 2022


Louisville/Winston County E911 is currently looking to fill a position for telecommunicator/ Emergency Dispatcher. Shifts consist of 8 and or 12 hour shifts and will include day shifts, nights, weekends, and occasional holidays. The fundamental purposes of this position are to receive all incoming emergency 911 calls for law enforcement, fire, and medical; to answer administrative calls such as inquiries into tickets, and fines; to dispatch necessary units to calls over two way radio; and to utilize computer aided dispatch software.Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED, must be able to type 35 words per minute, be familiar with computers land basic office equipment, able to multi-task, have good communication skills and problem-solving skills.

Applicants must be able to work various shifts, as assigned, due to the unpredictable and critical nature of the work, and must be willing and available to work additional hours beyond assigned shifts, sometimes with little notice. Applicants must be able to pass background checks and drug testing. Familiarization of the geography and roads of Winston county is required.
This career is not for everyone, and can at times be difficult. 

However it can be a very rewarding career. Sometimes being the calm voice on the other end of a 911 call can make the difference between life and death. If you feel that you are up to the challenge, and want to make a difference in the lives of those in our community, and can work well within a group of individuals with the same goals of serving our community please stop by Louisville City Hall and submit an application. As employees of the City of Louisville personnel are eligible for healthcare benefits as well as state retirement. If you want a career instead of a Job come see us, and help us make a difference.

Applications can be picked up and submitted at Louisville City Hall, 2373 South Church Street, PO. Box 510, Louisville, MS 39339, no later than five o'clock (5:00) p.m. on Thursday, June 16, 2022.