Dispatcher - Part-Time

The MTAA Police & Fire Department is currently accepting applications for a part-time position scheduled to work 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on weekends.

Dispatchers are responsible for receiving, documenting, and relaying to the appropriate personnel incoming and outgoing requests for law enforcement, structural fires, medical and ARFF response.

Dispatchers use the phonetic/aeronautical alphabet for communicating and utilizing radio equipment to its fullest.  Entry, update, and retrieval of information from the computer system. Monitors radio frequencies, answers questions, and provides information to the public. Maintains accurate, up-to date files and logs. Use of good judgment when making decisions in emergency and routine situations.  Performs some clerical duties that are assigned by management to meet deadlines. Confidentiality is a must. Applicants must be able to pass a background check. Hourly rate of $13.53.

Click the links to view the Job Description and to download application. For more information call the MTAA HR Department at (785) 862-2362. Completed application may be submitted to MTAA by mail to 6510 SE Forbes Ave., Ste. 1, Topeka, KS 66619-1446; fax to 785-862-1830; or email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

EOE/MF