Emergency Communications Technician

  • Arlington County Emergency Communications Center
  • Arlington, VA 22201
  • Oct 22, 2019
Full time Other

Job Description

The position involves processing non-emergency and 9-1-1 calls for service, dispatching Police, Fire/EMS for Arlington County, and dispatching Fire/EMS for the City of Falls Church, the Pentagon, and mutual aid response to surrounding jurisdictions. Additionally, our Emergency Communication Technicians (ECT) are certified as teletype operators. They enter, modify, and manage information in the Virginia Criminal Information Network (VCIN) andNational Crime Information Center (NCIC) systems. ECT’s provide crucial support to fire fighters,police officers and EMS personnel in the field, as well as other Public Safety departments within Arlington County.