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Skagit 911 is currently processing applications for the position HR Coordinator at this time. The deadline to apply for this position has passed. If you applied before the closing date and want to know what the next steps are, please see below. If you have any questions, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applicants will be contacted on May 22nd or the following Monday. The screening interviews is scheduled for May 27th and are 15 minutes long. The final interviews will be June 1st (and possibly June 2nd) and are 45 minutes long. The applicant who passes both interviews will be given a conditional offer and will have to pass a polygraph test, background investigation, credit check, and be fingerprinted. Estimated start date for this position will be July 6th (or sooner).
Skagit 911 originally planned to start the next hiring process for 911 Dispatchers/Call-Takers in May. This has been delayed to start June 1st, due to COVID-19. Please click on the link below to take a look at the hiring calendar for the Skagit 911's 38th Hiring Process for 911 Dispatcher/Call-Taker.
Notice is hereby given by Skagit 911, that sealed bids will be received until 3:00 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time, Friday, May 1st, 2020 at the Skagit 911 Administrative Office located at 2911 East College Way, Suite A, Mount Vernon, WA 98273, at which time all bids will be publicly opened and read aloud for the following project:
Lake McMurray Radio Site
Information, plans, specifications, and addenda for this project can be downloaded here: Click Here to Download the Document
Skagit 911 is an Emergency Communications Center. When you call 9-1-1 in Skagit County, you reach employees of Skagit 911. From there, Dispatchers/Call-Takers take the information you provide them and advise the appropriate law, fire, or EMS department(s). Skagit 911 provides radio dispatching for all Law Enforcement Agencies, all Fire Departments, all Emergency Medical Services in Skagit County, and even North Cascades National Parks Service.
In addition, Skagit 911's mission is to provide the most efficient means of dispatching emergency response units throughout Skagit County to better serve the citizens and protect life and property: “Respect, Protection and Safety for all in our community”.
Please be advised that the Skagit 911 Board of Directors will be holding a regular Board of Directors Meeting on Wednesday, May 13, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. via digital conference, or shortly thereafter.
The meeting will take place at the Skagit County Commissioners' Office, Hearing Room.
Should you have any questions, please contact Krista Skonord, Executive Assistant, at (360)428-3200.
Meeting agenda will be available when one is created.
None at this time.
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