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Director of Emergency Communications Center

Director of Emergency Communications (New Facility and New Position) Sumner County, Tennessee

            The Sumner County Emergency Communications District, the County Of Sumner and the cities Of Hendersonville, Gallatin, Portland, Millersville, and Westmoreland are accepting resumes’ for the Director of the new Emergency Communications Center for Unified Dispatch and Operation of the new Sumner County Emergency Communications Center.

A job description can be located at under the job openings section.  Email resumes’ to, on or before the deadline of Friday May 13, 2016 at 4:00 p.m.

Walk-ins or telephone calls will not be accepted about the position.  Email any questions to the address above.  Timely emailed questions (those received before, Monday, May 9, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. (local time) will be answered and posted online at the above site and location.  

Job Description

Additional Qualifications 

Correctional Officers

Employment Opportunity Notice

The Sumner County Sheriff’s Office is testing for the following position:

Correctional Officers: responsible for security and welfare of inmates.

Qualifications include, but are not limited to: 18 years or older, high school diploma or accepted GED certificate, citizen of the U.S., no arrest or conviction for charges of force, violence, theft, dishonesty, gambling, liquor or controlled substances; have an honorable discharge from armed forces if applicable, have a good moral character and pass a background check; pass a physical, psychological and a drug screen; and have a valid driver’s license. Some computer experience is desired.

Applications accepted until 4:00 pm on Friday, May 13, 2016.  Application fee of $20.00 per test must be paid in cash with completed application. The written test includes general aptitude questions. Applicants scoring 70 or above will be placed on a hiring roster for the remainder of the year 2016.

Examination held Saturday, May 21, 2016 at 9:00 a.m.  Arrive at 8:30 a.m. to register.  Picture I.D. required.

Location:  Old EMA Building, 1570 Cairo Rd., Gallatin, TN 37066

For more information call Jennifer Wiser at 615-452-2616 ext. 1848.