Today's job postings from Career Opportunities - 08/01/17

Children's counselor, telecommunication specialists/jail assistants

Today's job postings from Career Opportunities:

Job #1 - Children’s One to One Counselor - Lower Cape Full Time: Plan and provide direct services to one client including: developing and delivering instruction; supports and positive role modeling in the areas of life skills, community utilization, and healthcare, social and recreational activities. Bachelor’s Degree in psychology, education, or related field; or equivalent experience preferred. Requirements include a valid driver’s license and the ability to handle children in crisis safely, with compassion. Pay is $14.30 per hour and full benefits.

Job #2 - Telecommunications Specialists/Jail Assistants - Mid Cape Full Time: The Barnstable Police Department has openings for nine (9) civilian Telecommunications Specialists/Jail Assistants (Police Dispatchers) to commence on or about January 1, 2018. The police department is the primary communications center in the Town, and all 911 emergency calls for police, fire, or medical are directed there, as well as non-emergency calls. Telecommunicators are responsible for answering telephone calls and sending response personnel to the scene. Also serve as a department receptionist to assist visitors. Jail assistants monitor all detainees who are held in the holding facility of the police station. Work is performed in a fast paced and stressful environment. Requires excellent customer service skills and the ability to deal with all demographics. Telecommunicators work 8-hour shifts, 40 hours per week, 4 days on and 2 days off. Shift coverage is 24/7, including weekends and holidays; scheduling is at the discretion of the department. Must be able to work all shifts. High school diploma or equivalent is required. Must be at least 18 years of age. Experience in a position involving extensive work with the public (customer service, etc.) or any equivalent combination of education and experience. Moderate experience and familiarity with computers is preferred. Pay is $981.47 per week with full benefits. Position closes 8/11/17.

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