Employment Opportunities

Here are LCWC’s current job listings. Individuals interested in applying should click on the link below to be directed to the County of Lancaster’s website to complete an application.   

www.co.lancaster.pa.us.

911 Emergency Telecommunicator

Are you looking for a career? Lancaster County-Wide Communications, the 911 center for Lancaster County (PA), is accepting applications from those who desire a rewarding and exciting career in public safety dispatching.at the 911 center. Candidates must be customer-focused, able to prioritize tasks in a fast-paced environment, able to handle stressful situations calmly, and possess strong oral and written communications skills. Candidates must be a minimum of 18 years of age with a high school diploma, or equivalent. Additionally, candidates must be able to operate a computer keyboard and mouse and be able to sit and wear a headset for long periods of time.

Applicants must pass a 25-wpm typing test and a skill-based test; consent to an extensive criminal background check, credit check, and drug screening. Newly hired employees for these positions shall be required to successfully complete a paid 160-hour training course. Positions start as part-time and become full-time (working 12-hour shifts), as positions become available. When the applicant becomes full-time, they must be available to work any shift. Employees must be able to work weekends and holidays, as we are a 24-hour facility. A full benefits package is offered with full-time employment. The positions have a starting salary of $16.72 per hour with promotional and merit raises to follow. Additional pay for holidays, weekends, evening, and overnight work hours.