MPD dispatch consists of receiving calls to the station, taking minor incident reports over the phone, relaying information to officers in the field, and monitoring security cameras.
Dispatchers must have a customer service focus. They should be well organized and able to deal with complaints in a professional and helpful manner. Dispatchers must be effective communicators and capable of navigating various computer access functions.
- Hazardous Duty Pay
- Down Payment Assistance
- Pension Plan
- Uniform Provided & Equipment Tuition Reimbursement
- Shift Differential
- Health/Life Insurance
- Longevity Pay
- Short- and Long-Term Disability
- Deferred Compensation Plan (optional)
- Paid Time Off
Patrolman First Class
As police officers, we often interact with the public on their worst days. I like my job the most when I'm able to help improve someone's day and make it even the slightest bit better. You never know what kind of impact your words or attitu...