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CALIFORNIA HIGHWAY PATROL, DEPARTMENT OF

Title:  PUBLIC SAFETY DISPATCHER, CALIFORNIA HIGHWAY PATROL
Salary: $3,413.00 - $4,562.00
Posted: 02/04/2013

Job Description:

DutiesThis position includes operating radio and telephone equipment.  Dispatching appropriate officers and resources to incidents.  Answering incoming telephone calls from the public, allied agencies, officers, and the media.   

Desirable qualifications:  Must be able to maintain a good rapport with employees, peers, supervisors, allied agencies, and the public.  Reporting to work on time with a minimum of absences.  Willingness to work nights, weekends, and holidays.  A positive attitude.  Ability to take independent action.  Confidentiality is essential in the position.   This classification requires a net typing speed of 40 words per minute.

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) Website:  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 - 676 - 1663 - XXX
Location County
Irvine ORANGE
Timebase Tenure
Full Time Permanent   month(s)
Final Filing Date: Department Link:
02/15/2013 http://www.CHP.Ca.Gov
Contact Unit/Address Contact Name/Phone
676/Orange County Communications Center
6681 Marine Way
Irvine, 92618
Julie Elder/Valerie Cardenas
(949) 559-7880

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