To apply for a job as a Public Safety Dispatcher for the city of Odessa, click on the following link:
According to the Director of Public Safety Communications and City of Odessa Police website, The Public Safety Dispatcher is critical to the day-to-day operation of Odessa's Police and Fire/EMS Departments.
The Public Safety Dispatcher strives to ensure the following codes of conduct:
Positive Attitudes – We
shall reveal positive attitudes by showing kindness, empathy and respect to all
citizens; by acknowledging the interest of all citizens with a nonjudgmental,
and kind attitude; and by communicating in a truthful manner.
• Professionalism – We shall present ourselves in a manner that is consistent with the beliefs, standards, and guidelines of Odessa's Police and Fire/EMS Departments. We shall be accountable to ensure Police, Fire and EMS care is delivered to the absolute highest standards at all times in a professional and helpful manner; and by increasing our skills with continued education, professional certifications, and Emergency Medical Protocols.
• Commitment to Excellence – We shall maintain the highest ethical, personal and professional standards to ensure the appropriate quality of care is given to the citizens by way of Police, Fire/EMS, and Odessa's Public Safety Communications service.