Dispatcher/ Station House Officer

Dispatch Application

Dispatcher/Station House Officer Benefits
Effective October 1, 2016 – September 30, 2017

The department accepts applications on a year round basis, there are currently no open postions.

Salary Range

$42,293-$56,676 (Top pay in 6 years)

8-hour work schedule

Dispatchers are assigned to 8-hour shifts. Schedule will include some weekends, holidays, and nights.

LONGEVITY

8-14 years $350 annually
15-19 years $700 annually
20+ years $1,000 annually

RETIREMENT

401K Retirement Plan. City contributes 12.5% of salary, employee contributes 3% of salary.

457 Deferred Compensation/VantageCare Plan. Contributions to these plans are made solely by the employee.

ANNUAL LEAVE/VACATION/HOLIDAYS

1-4 years 192 hours
5-9 years 218 hours
10+ years 244 hours

TAXES

No state or local employment taxes.

HEALTH/VISION INSURANCE

Employee coverage provided. City shall pay $1,625 for employee/spouse or employee/child or $2,400 for full-family coverage.

LIFE INSURANCE

Employee salary plus $10,000.

DENTAL INSURANCE

Coverage available at an additional charge.

EDUCATION BENEFITS

Tuition reimbursement up to $1,500 annually, including tuition/books.

CLOTHING ALLOWANCE

$200 annually (Uniforms provided)

SICK LEAVE

Employee earns 104 hours per year. Special incentives for unused sick time (details available).

FUNERAL LEAVE

Up to 3 consecutive days with approval of the Police Chief.

FITNESS CENTER

In-house fitness center.