The Los Angeles
Communications Center (LACC) is on a 3/12 alternate work week, and quarterly
sign-ups are done on a seniority basis. LACC is located in the northern most
portion of Los Angeles, between the cities of Glendale and Pasadena.
In addition to salary, Public Safety
Dispatchers (PSD) at LACC receive $300.00 per month recruitment and retention
Duties: LACC is a public safety answering point. Employees
answer 9-1-1, public, and allied agency lines, as well as making out-going
calls to service providers, allied agencies and citizens. PSDs must be able to
document information into a computer aided dispatch (VisiCAD) system quickly
and accurately and take appropriate action on each call. The classification requires
a certified net typing speed of 40 words per minute.
Desirable Qualifications: Must be able to maintain a good rapport with employees,
peers, allied agencies and the public. Will be expected to report to work on
time, with a minimum number of absences and be willing to work nights, weekends,
Who may apply: Persons currently in the PSD 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.