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Salary: $3,016.00 - $4,699.00
Posted: 08/30/2013

Job Description:
Notice: If you are not a current or former State employee, you must first take an examination to obtain list eligibility. For further information regarding the Communications Operator classification, please visit the Department Link listed below before calling or emailing the listed contact.

The reporting location for this position is the Southern Communications Center (SURCOM) located at Lake Perris State Recreation Area in Perris. This position will work under the direction of the Communications Supervisor. SURCOM is a 24-hour public safety dispatch and communications center with a service area covering Southern California from San Diego County to San Luis Obispo County. The incumbents will dispatch State Park Peace Officers (Rangers and Lifeguards), Department of Fish and Wildlife Wardens, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Officers, Santa Monica Recreation Conservancy Officers, and other emergency service personnel in the SURCOM service area to emergency and non-emergency events. The incumbent’s duties will include operation of two way radio console systems, telephone, California Law Enforcement Telecommunications System (CLETS), and Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) as well as Department of Fish and Wildlife CalTip Calls. This position requires successful completion of a comprehensive background investigation and medical examination. There are two vacant positions available. State housing is not available. For further information regarding this position, please contact Tammy Juarez, Kelly Steger or Candice Fuimaono at (951) 443-2959, or by email at, or

Please send your Standard State Application, Form 678, to the contact address listed below. Please note the position number on the application and include any necessary documentation required to be eligible for the job.

Additional Information:

Working Title Position Number
None Specified 549 - 809 - 1670 - 023
Location County
LEES Division / Southern Communications Center (SURCOM) RIVERSIDE
Timebase Tenure
Full Time Permanent   month(s)
Final Filing Date: Department Link:
Contact Unit/Address Contact Name/Phone
1416 9th Street, Room 1018
Sacramento, 95814
Tammy Juarez
(951) 443-2959

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Notice: If you are not a current or former State employee, you must first take an examination to obtain list eligibility. This does not apply to Student Assistant vacancies. Learn all about it.

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