Communication Officer (Dispatcher)- The City of Henderson is accepting applications for the position of Communications Officer for 911 Emergency Communications. Minimum requirements: High school diploma/ GED; Preferred: vocational/technical training in telecommunications; some administrative and computer experience in a similar law enforcement environment or related. Must be able to type 20 wpm. Must obtain and maintain State of Kentucky Telecommunications, T-CPR, NIMS 100, 200, 700 and CJIS certifications within 12 months of hire date. Must be able to work a variety of shifts. $16.86 per hour plus benefits. Applicants will be required to undergo and pass a drug test and physical prior to employment and will be subject to further drug and alcohol testing throughout their employment, if hired. Applications are available from Human Resources or online at www.cityofhendersonky.org and will be accepted until the position is filled. If your application is already on file and you wish to be considered for this position, you must call 270-831-4983. EOE/M/F/V/H/D
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Jan. 4, 2022) – Today, Gov. Andy Beshear and the Kentucky State Police (KSP) announced that the deadline to apply to become a state trooper and attend the next academy cadet class has been extended through Jan. 31. Individuals who apply and meet the qualifications as outlined on KSP’s website will attend the 24-week training at the KSP Academy to become a Kentucky State Trooper. Upon graduation, new troopers will have the opportunity to “Pick Three” posts located throughout the commonwealth that they prefer to be assigned to.
Interested applicants should visit the KSP website to download an application. Other information on the website includes an outline of the application process, a list of minimum requirements and disqualifications and a list of required supporting documentation (physical standards requirements and testing information). The Recruitment Branch has setup an email address (KSPrecruit@ky.gov) for interested applicants to contact with questions or request assistance with applying. Applications must be mailed to the KSP Recruitment Branch at 919 Versailles Road, Frankfort, KY 40601 by close of business Jan. 31. The upcoming cadet class is slated to begin in June, which currently includes 224 applications of which 26 or 11.61% are minority applicants. The mission of KSP is to promote public safety through service, integrity and professionalism using partnerships to prevent, reduce and deter crime and the fear of crime, enhance highway safety through education and enforcement, safeguard property and protect individual rights.