Town Seeks Public Safety Dispatcher

The Town of Buxton has an immediate opening for a highly motivated; community oriented full time Dispatcher. Qualified candidates must be 21 years of age, Associate’s Degree in Communications, Criminal Justice, Computer Science or related field, or a combination of relevant training and experience is desirable. Preference is given to graduates of the Terminal Operator’s Certification and Emergency Medical Dispatch (EMD) courses through the Maine Criminal Justice Academy (MCJA).

Candidates must have no criminal or adverse traffic record and will be required to pass a polygraph, medical,psychological tests and an extensive background check.

The full time position pays and hourly wage of $16.35 to $18.51 and includes many other generous, taxpayer funded benefits.

Interested candidates should submit an application for employment, cover letter, resume and five (5) references. Applications are available at the Buxton Police Department, 185 Portland Road, Buxton, Maine 04093 during normal business hours or on the town website. This posting will remain open until positions are filled.