Roane  County Emergency Communications District (E-911) is accepting applications for telecommunicators.


  • Be at least eighteen (18) years of age
  • Be a citizen of the United States
  • Be a high school graduate or possess equivalency
  • Not have been convicted of or pleaded guilty to a felony or misdemeanor
  • Not have been discharged except by honorable or medical discharge from the US Armed Forces
  • Must pass physical, psychological, and drug screening examination

Brief description of duties:
  • Answer 911 calls as well as non-emergency calls for service
  • Dispatch police, fire, and EMS units using two-way radio systems
  • Input and keep accurate records in computer aided dispatch (CAD) system


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Applications may also be picked up at 4390 Roane State Hwy., Rockwood, TN. 37854

During periods where there are no current job openings, applications are kept on file for one (1) year from the date received.


E911 Application