Communications Officer

Communications Officer

Req No:
TPD 102.2
Tribal Police
Closing Date:
April 18, 2021

Job Title: Communications Officer

Tribal Department: Tulalip Police Department

Job Summary: Ensure that all calls for service received by the Tulalip Police Department are handled in the best interest of Tulalip Community. Dispatch patrol officers to calls; perform duties and functions contained in the Tulalip Tribal Police Policies and Procedures.

Compensation: $22.14 hr.


  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent required.


  • One (1) year experience utilizing communications skills.
  • One (1) year working with Microsoft Office, Word, and Excel etc.
  • One (1) year working in an office environment; working with multi-line telephones, multi-tasking, use of copier/fax machine.

Skills Testing:

  • Must be able to type 35wpm.
  • Must take a multi-task test that is administered by the Communications Supervisor.


  • WA State Driver’s License. (Abstract Required)
  • Must pass a Tier I-C background investigation.
  • Must not be convicted of a felony or any violent crime.
  • Must pass a Tulalip Police Department background investigation that includes but is not limited to; completing twenty (20) page Personal History Packet, credit check, polygraph
  • Must pass a Urinalysis Test
  • Must be able to work nights, weekends, holidays, rotating 12-hour shifts


Terms of Employment: This is a regular Full-Time position requiring 40 hours per week or 2080 hours per year.