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CALIFORNIA HIGHWAY PATROL, DEPARTMENT OF

Title:  PUBLIC SAFETY DISPATCHER, CALIFORNIA HIGHWAY PATROL
Salary: $3,413.00 - $4,562.00
Posted: 01/09/2013

Job Description:

A Public Safety Dispatcher at Humboldt Communications Center works a 3/12 alternate work week with rotation sign-ups.

Duties:  Under the direction of the Public Safety Dispatch Supervisor I, duties include operating radio console; transmit and receive radio traffic; document information into VisiCAD; answer emergency and non-emergency calls; and utilize various databases.

Desirable qualifications:  The position requires a motivated individual with excellent interpersonal skills and the willingness to provide essential services to the public.  The candidate must possess the ability to maintain composure under stressful situations, have an excellent work ethic, and the ability to work as a team and independently.

Who may apply:  Persons currently in the Public Safety Dispatcher classification who are eligible to transfer, should submit a CHP 220, Request for Transfer, to the contact person below.  The most senior same-class transfer who responds by the final filing date shall be selected. 

Persons eligible to apply must be on a certification list, eligible to transfer, voluntarily demote, reinstate, or be on an SROA list or designated Surplus.  All applicants will be considered; only the most qualified will be interviewed.

How to apply:  Interested individuals should submit a STD. 678, Examination/Employment Application (Rev. 6/2010), with a Criminal Record Supplemental Questionnaire to the address below.  Please indicate eligibility in the Explanation Box of the application.  The STD. 678 can be accessed through the California Department Human Resources (CalHR) Web site:  www.calhr.ca.gov.  The criminal supplemental questionnaire may be accessed through the CalHR jobs website at http://jobs.ca.gov/pdf/crsq.pdf.  Please include a copy of this notice with your application.

Although the intent is to fill this vacancy as soon as possible, the exact duration of the selection process can vary and is unknown at this time.



Additional Information:

Working Title Position Number
None Specified 388 - 125 - 1663 - 001
Location County
Arcata HUMBOLDT
Timebase Tenure
Full Time Permanent   month(s)
Final Filing Date: Department Link:
01/23/2013 http://www.CHP.Ca.Gov
Contact Unit/Address Contact Name/Phone
125/Humboldt Area
255 East Samoa Boulevard
Arcata, 95521
Clare Norton
(707) 268-2030

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