Becoming a Calltaker…

The Owensboro Police Department now accepts applications on a year round basis for the position of  Call-Taker, a part-time position in Central Dispatch.  However,  we will only review the application during an active hiring process for the position. If we are not actively hiring for the position of  Call-Taker at the time of application, it will be retained until the next hiring cycle. If you are not selected for employment during a hiring cycle, you must resubmit a new application before being eligible for the next hiring process. It is your responsibility to confirm our receipt of your application by calling Ofc. Michael Hathaway at 270-687-8867, or Jo Hall at 270-687-8861.   We are holding a testing session in October 2016.  In order to be assigned a session, your application must be received by the September 30, 2016 deadline.


Calltaker job notice 2016

Calltaker job description

Exam Information

Job Application

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