The Town of Buxton is seeking Public Safety Dispatchers.

Public Safety Dispatchers perform a variety of clerical, administrative and technical work in receiving and dispatching routine and emergency information, keeping official records, and assisting in the administration of the standard operating policies and procedures of the Dispatch Center.

Job Type: Regular
Full / Part Time: Full Time
Salary: Hourly Wage Starting at $16.35

The Town of Buxton is seeking experienced applicants for Full Time Dispatcher. Qualified applicants must be 21 years of age, possess a High School Diploma or GED equivalent with specialized course work in general office practices such as typing, filing, accounting, or bookkeeping, must have a valid driver’s license, must be in good physical health and required to perform the essential job functions of a Dispatcher. A job description is available upon request. The successful candidate will be required to pass an extensive background check, oral board, psychological examination, and polygraph test. The Town of Buxton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications can be picked up at the Buxton Dispatch Center. Please forward an application and resume with a cover letter on or before Tuesday, February 9, 2016 to: Police Chief Michael S. Grovo, Buxton Police Department, 185 Portland Road, Buxton Maine 04093 or e-mail Resumes without an application will not be accepted.

  • Education Requirements
  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • State certification as a Dispatcher
  • (2) years of increasingly responsible related experience, or any equivalent combination of related education and experience
  • Benefits
  • A strong employee benefits plan
  • Wages and benefits are competitive
  • Prior years of experience may be transferable for pay purposes

Contact Information

Michael S. Grovo Chief of Police


Buxton Police Department
185 Portland Road
Buxton, Maine 04093

How to Apply: E-Mail, Regular Mail, In person.