LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) – The City of La Follette is currently seeking qualified individuals to fill the full-time position of E-911 Dispatcher.

The La Follette E-911 Center is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.  This position is required to work various schedules to include days, swing shifts, nights, weekends and holidays and requires you to answer emergency and non-emergency phone calls for police and other City services using a multi-line phone and 911 system.

Applicants must possess a high school diploma or GED equivalency, accurate typing and basic computer skills as well as the ability to think fast and multi-task in high-stress situations.  Those applying will have to pass a background check and drug screening.

Applications can be obtained at the La Follette Police Department on South Tennessee Avenue.  (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 09/29/2020-6AM)