Dispatcher Jobs in Newport News, VA

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City of Hampton - Hampton, VA (7 miles from Newport News, VA)
Duties may be performed at the Public Safety or City Hall Communication Center which operates on a 24-hour basis....
3 days ago
Christopher Newport University - Newport News, VA
Certified as a NCIC/VCIN operator through the Virginia State Police or an accredited academy Experience Preferred: Previous experience in law enforcement/emergency response communication duties/dispatching...
5 days ago
Norfolk State University - Norfolk, VA (17 miles from Newport News, VA)
The Emergency Coordinator performs a variety of communication and operational duties in support of public safety to the University community. The successful candidate will: 1....
6 days ago
City of Suffolk - Suffolk, VA (24 miles from Newport News, VA)
Completion of DCJS Basic Dispatch Academy and two years of experience in public safety dispatching preferred....
21 days ago
City of Hampton, VA - Hampton, VA (3 miles from Newport News, VA)
Duties may be performed at the Public Safety or City Hall Communication Center which operates on a 24-hour basis....
60+ days ago

Demographic Data for Newport News, VA

Moving to Newport News, VA? Find some basic demographic data about Newport News, VA below.


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Dispatcher Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Freight Dispatcher Training
According to the statistics of the American Truck Drivers Association, about 9 million people are involved in the field of CARGO transportation, of which 3.5 million are drivers, who annually...

Truck Dispatch Training for Beginners
DescriptionThis course is a beginner friendly truck dispatching course on Udemy!It teaches you all you need to know at the beginning phases of starting out either as an independent truck...

Freight Dispatcher Training [Part 3]
Advanced dispatching [Part 3] of our training program. Part 1 and Part 2 are available as separate courses and are suggested for full successful training.In Part 3 the student will learn...

Salary for Dispatcher Jobs in Newport News, VA

This is the average annual salary for Dispatcher jobs in Newport News, VA as reported by the BLS.

$39,250

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Dispatchers in Newport News, VA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (27.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.1%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.8%)
  • Master's Degree (7.0%)
  • Some College (4.2%)
  • Some High School (1.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.9%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Dispatchers in Newport News, VA
  • None (71.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.5%)
  • 2-4 years (7.1%)
  • 1-2 years (6.7%)
  • 4-6 years (0.4%)

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