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PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE: Per Sec. 2.2-3707 of the Virginia Code, this serves as notice that the Bedford County Planning Commission will hold public hearings on Monday, December 16th, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.  in the Jefferson Forest High School Auditorium, located near the entrance for the Jefferson  Forest High School football stadium, directly across Perrowville Road from the entrance to Forest Elementary School (located on Perrowville Road) in Forest, Virginia.  The purpose of this meeting is to consider the creation of a new zoning  district (Airport); Comprehensive Plan Amendment; Zoning text amendment for setbacks; rezoning of nine parcels to the Airport District; and a Special Review Project regarding the broadband initiative. 

  • More than two members of the Bedford County Board of Supervisors may be in  attendance.

For further information on this meeting please contact Gregg Zody, Director, Bedford  County Department of Community Development, at (540) 586-7616, or gzody@bedfordcountyva.gov


Public Notice: Please take notice that two or more members of the Bedford County Board of Supervisors may be in attendance at the swearing-in of certain elected officials on December 19, 2019, beginning at 9:00 am, at the Bedford County Courthouse, 123 E. Main St., Bedford, VA.

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 Attn: Department of Human Resources

 122 East Main Street

Bedford, VA 24523

Department of Human Resources

122 East Main Street

Bedford, VA 24523

 

 


 For jobs with the Department of Social Services, you must use a state application form.

 Internal Job applicants must use the Employee Transfers Policy.

Or you can call 586-7601 to ask for a form to be mailed to you. You can also pick up the form in person at the Bedford County Administration Building, 2nd Floor, 122 East Main Street, Bedford.

Communications Officer

  • Type:Full Time
  • Salary/Pay Rate:Minimum Salary: $31,737
  • Posted Date:04/26/2018

Title

Communications Officer



Department

Communications

Location

1345 Falling Creek Rd Bedford, VA 24523

Hours

12 hour shifts

Description

Dispatches law enforcement, emergency services and public works equipment and personnel in response to both emergency and nonemergency situations and disseminates information to the general public and emergency services. This position must maintain confidentially. Exceptional customer service skills must be exercised to assist a wide range of people. This position must maintain confidentially. This work is fast-paced and diverse.

Requirements

Minimum Requirements Include:

  • Must possess a valid Commonwealth of Virginia driver's license, proof of insurance required to drive on County business, and acceptable driving record
  • Must acquire a valid VA Dept of Criminal Justice Services Telecommunicator certificate with 12 months of employment as required by DCJS, as well as completion of the DCJS on-the-job training certificate
  • Must acquire APCO Basic Telecommunicator Course, APCO EMD course, CPR and APCO Fire Communications course within 6 months of employment.
  • Must acquire a VCIN level A operators certificate within 6 months of employment, as required by the Virginia Department of State Police VCIN operating manual
  • Must successfully complete IS100, IS200, and IS700 National Management NIMS training with 6 months of employment
  • Ability to speak clearly; ability to hear/understand all audio communications systems within the confines of the communications center

     

  • Capable of accurately viewing a computer screen from a seated position as not to interfere with performing other essential duties

     

  • Skill in typing accurately on a standard keyboard at a rate of not less than 30 wpm

     

  • Ability to perform assigned duties on a daily basis with no deviation under extended high levels of stress

Preferred Experience includes:

  • Associates degree a plus.

Bedford County maintains a safe, drug-free workplace for its employees. Drug screening, driving record check,a criminal background check, and previous employer referencesare required for all positions as conditions of pre-employment.

EOE / ADA / Minorities / Females / Vets

Minimum Salary

$ 31,737

Apply

Online: http://www.bedfordcountyva.gov/departments/human-resources/employment

In Person: Bedford County Administration Building, 122 East Main Street, Suite 202, Bedford, VA 24523

Date Posted

7/13/2017

Deadline

Open Until position is filled

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