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Position Title: Director of Communications
Agency Name: HASTINGS PD
Category: Dispatcher
Location: Hastings
The City of Hastings seeks a dynamic leader to inspire, motivate, and set the bar for the Emergency 911 Center staff. The Director of Communications manages the day-to-day operations of the Emergency 911 Center and reports to the Police Administrative Services Captain.

Typical tasks include:

Supervision - plans, assigns, and directs the work of subordinate staff; provides overall technical and administrative direction to personnel; ensures procedures are followed; resolves problems; relays information to supervisory staff; performs staff evaluations; schedules staff and manages staff overtime; and develops operations of the 911 Center.

Administrative - participates in the development and administrative of various programs; analyzes patterns and trends; prepares reports; writes and administers grants; assists with a variety of administrative functions such as department audits, inventory, overseeing clerical work, scheduling, and testing.

Training - trains staff in proper procedures; informs staff of changes; may conduct or attend an outside seminar; assist with the Field Training Program; maintains certifications and licenses.


40 hours per week. Hours are normally Monday - Friday, daytime hours. However, may be required to work other shifts including evenings, weekends and/or holidays as needed. May be called after hours during potential or actual emergency or disaster situations.


High school diploma or equivalent.

Four years of experience in a 911 Center. Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university may substitute for one of the four years of experience.

Experience in a supervisory role is preferred, but not required.

Possession, or ability to obtain, certification in the operation of the National Crime Information Computer within twelve months of date of hire.
Salary: $21.368 - $29.566 per hour
Closing Date: 4/30/2018
Contact Person: Kim Woolery
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 402-461-2313
Contact Address:
220 N Hastings Ave
Hastings, NE 68901
Web Site:
Opening Date: 4/13/2018

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