Joint Communications Center

The Sandwich Police Department operates a joint communications center for both Police and Fire Departments.  9 full-time Emergency Telecommunicators staff this center 24/7.  The center handles all 911 calls, routine calls and radio communications with police and fire personnel.  Emergency dispatching has developed considerably over the recent years.  This center, with dedicated employees who will specialize in handling routine and emergent communications within Sandwich, provide a truly professional service to our community.


SPD is Now Hiring Full-Time Public Safety Dispatchers! Do you want to join a great team which supports our police and fire departments? Want to work in a brand new communications center with the latest technology and supportive environment?

Full-time dispatchers enjoy great benefits (75/25), paid vacation days, personal days and holidays. Significant pay increase after completing probation and paid shift differential for evenings ($6) and midnights ($9). Uniform allowance included. This is a great job for you. Applications will be accepted until 11/29/2019 at 4pm.

Salary when hired: $22.25
Salary after probation: $24.65
Top salary: $30.80

Prior dispatch experience may start at $24.65. 

Click here:  Dispatch Application