(Jefferson County) Jefferson County 911 Dispatch continues to search for additional help in their organization. Angie Edmond is the Accreditation and Public Relations Manager for the group. She says they train their dispatchers to handle all types of calls that come into their offices.
Edmond says the job can be tough on one’s mental health and they have better treatment for their workers when dealing with an emotional call.
The Jefferson County 911 dispatchers work 12-hour shifts from 6 am until 6 pm and 6 pm overnight until 6 am the next morning. For more information and to find out about a career in emergency dispatching go to their website, jeffco911 dot org.