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Interim Sheriff Cole-Tindall

Make a difference in someone's life, become a 9-1-1 Communication Specialist


Have you ever wanted a career where you can make a difference in the lives of others? We may have the career for you! The King County Sheriff's Office is actively recruiting for the position of 9-1-1 Communication Specialist.


If you want to make a difference in someone’s life and your community we may have the career for you!   The King County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for 9-1-1 Communication Specialists.  This is an excellent opportunity for a career in Law Enforcement, partnering with our men and women in the field.

As a 9-1-1 Communication Specialist you will work in partnership with deputies, and serve as the primary contact for citizens calling our 9-1-1 Center.  Communication Specialists answer a high volume of calls. Some are routine calls from citizens of a non-emergency nature and others are of an emergent nature.  

The salary for Communications Specialist is $22.02 - 32.55 hourly with excellent benefits.

King County will be accepting applications until August 19, 2016 at 4:30pm.  If you have questions about qualifications please call Senior HR Analyst Mei Barker at 206-477-7279.  To completed an online application go to