Switchboard Operator

  • Location
    Plymouth, Devon
  • Salary
    £ 12.35 - £ 17.5 / Hourly
  • Category
    Public Sector - Public Sector
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Public Sector
  • External Reference
    JN-092021-203740

Call Handler


We are looking for a number of individuals to join D&C Police in one of their force control rooms, taking inbound calls.


This is a busy and demanding role, which will see you have to work calmly under pressure, make constant decisions and have excellent listening, questioning and understanding skills, to be able to quickly ascertain what assistance is needed by the caller.


It is an excellent opportunity to join D&C Police in a very rewarding post, you are making a difference with every call you answer.


Due to the nature of the work, this will involve shift working - 07.00-16.00, 11.00-21.00 & 16.00-01.00 7 days a week, 365 days a year (with 2 or 3 consecutive days off within each cycle). Given the shift pattern, a 20% shift allowance is payable on all hours, meaning hours worked Monday to Friday are paid at £12.35/hour and Sat & Sun hours are paid at £17.50/hour.


If you think you have relevant experience, we would love to hear from you - IMMEDIATE interviews await!


Opportunties available in both Plymouth & Exeter


This is an opportunity not to be missed, don't delay - apply now!


(Successful applicants will be subject to stringent vetting and referencing checks prior to commencing employment)

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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Patricia Vernon