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    This position is located in Cuyahoga Valley National Park, in the Visitor and Resource Protection Division. For more information on the area or duties of this position, please contact Juan Cruz Negron at (440) 343-7483.

    This position is a Full-Time TERM position. Appointment to this position will not convey permanent status in the Federal service and will be for a period not to exceed thirteen months, with possible extensions up to a total of four years without further competition.

    Travel, transportation, and relocation expenses will not be paid. All travel, transportation, and relocation expenses associated with reporting for duty in this position will be the sole responsibility of the selected employee.

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    Performs dispatch and call taking services for public safety related incidents and operations. Receives and evaluates emergency calls for service. Obtains information through questioning and determines the priority of the call. Performs general Communications Center clerical duties such as data entry, quality, records management, inventories, and verification and maintenance of contact listings, etc. Support is provided to incidents and public safety responders. With supervisory controls, coordinates responses to incidents; initiates appropriate response of personnel and apparatus in accordance with agency plans, guides, and protocols; provides communications and logistical support to responders; maintains status on resources and incidents. Provides dispatch support to law enforcement activities. Queries and relays wants, warrants, driver and vehicle status, Be on the Lookout (BOLO), and Attempt to Locate (ATL) information for law enforcement contacts and investigations. Provides for officer safety through maintaining status on officers, maintains situational awareness during all contacts, and anticipates responders' requests and needs.

    Area Information: Located in Northeast Ohio, Cuyahoga Valley National Park is situated along 22 miles of the Cuyahoga River Valley in a suburban setting between the cities of Akron and Cleveland. The park is predominately natural forest and meadow with some areas of agriculture and excellent outdoor recreation opportunities. Winters are moderately cold with average temperatures in the 20 to 30 degree range. Heavy snowfall is not unusual. Summers are moderately warm, average temperatures in the high 70's and 80's with occasional warm spells in the 90's. Rural, suburban, and urban communities are all within a reasonable commuting distance. Excellent K-12 schools, numerous colleges, universities, hospitals, and cultural attractions are available in the area. Cuyahoga Valley National Park's Web Site: http://www.nps.gov/cuva

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    U.S. Citizens, CTAP, ICTAP

    Questions? This job is open to 2 groups.

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    2151 Dispatching

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