Utah Valley Dispatch Special Service District, providing public safety communications services to multiple police, fire and emergency medical agencies in Utah County, is looking for a Executive Director. Closing Date: Monday March 13, 2017 by 4:00pm
To make an effective difference in the community by providing high-quality, professional and effective communications, and to ensure responder safety, while striving to save lives and protect property. Through cooperation, continued education and our commitment to excellence, we are the vital link to emergency services.
Utah Valley Dispatch Special Service District is a public safety communications center answering 9-1-1 emergency calls for police, fire and emergency medical needs throughout Utah County. The communications center provides dispatch services to nineteen cities, towns and unincorporated areas of Utah County.
Located in Spanish Fork, Utah, the dispatch district serves the citizens who live, work and visit, as well as travel through, the following cities and townships: Alpine, American Fork, Cedar Fort, Cedar Hills, Eagle Mountain, Elk Ridge, Fairfield, Genola, Goshen, Highland, Lehi, Payson, Salem, Santaquin, Saratoga Springs, Spanish Fork, Vineyard, Woodland Hills, and unincorporated areas of Utah County.
The areas within Utah County served by the special service district encompass over 2,000 square miles, with an approximate population of 300,000. The geographical area of Utah County is a mix of urban and rural, with vast residential communities, a strong agricultural and farming base, as well as mountainous and waterway recreational areas.