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9-1-1 Bureau of Emergency Communications

Partners in Public Safety. Call 9-1-1: Save a Life, Report a Fire, Stop a Crime.

Phone: 503-823-0911

NON-EMER: 503-823-3333

PO Box 1927, Portland, OR 97207



New Recruitment scheduled to open in September.  

Please check back in August for the dates.


Recruitment Process

Applying for a job at BOEC

Compensation Plan

Wages at BOEC

Typing Test

Access to an online typing test

Training Process

Length of the Training Program

Communications Training Officers

"CTOs ... partner with new trainees during the on-the-job phase of the telecommunicator training program"