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CALIFORNIA HIGHWAY PATROL, DEPARTMENT OF

Title:  PUBLIC SAFETY DISPATCHER, CALIFORNIA HIGHWAY PATROL
Salary: $3,413.00 - $4,699.00
Posted: 07/01/2014

Job Description:

Duties:  SCC is a public safety answering point.  Employees answer 9-1-1, public, allied agency, and 1-800-TELL-CHP telephone lines as well as making outgoing calls to service providers, allied agencies and citizens.  PSD’s provide radio dispatching services to seven CHP Offices.  PSD’S must document information in a Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) System accurately, quickly and take the appropriate action on each call.  This classification requires a net typing speed of 40 words per minute.  Employees work various shifts, including weekends and holidays.  They are required to work overtime as needed.  They must consistently report to work on time with a minimum of absences.

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. 10/2013), 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 - 214 - 1663 - XX2
Location County
Rancho Cordova SACRAMENTO
Timebase Tenure
Full Time Permanent   month(s)
Final Filing Date: Department Link:
07/16/2014 http://www.chp.ca.gov
Contact Unit/Address Contact Name/Phone
214/ Sacramento Communications Center
3165 Gold Valley Drive
Rancho Cordova, CA 95742
Cortney Walker
(916)861-1324

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