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Public Safety Dispatcher (Entry/Lateral) - 1177 Huntington Avenue, San Bruno, CA 94066, USA - San Bruno Police

THE POSITION

The San Bruno Police Department has a long standing tradition of small-town service with big-city dedication to public safety. Public Safety Dispatchers are responsible for public safety dispatch and related records management activities. This position operates on a 24-hour, 365 days per year basis, and may be assigned to either a day, swing, or graveyard shift on a regular, rotational basis that includes nights, weekends, and holidays. Public Safety Dispatchers perform a wide range of duties involving radio, telephone, and computers, applying various procedures and codes. Dispatchers receive and transmit emergency and non-emergency telephone and radio traffic as well as process communication reports, records and radio logs, while maintaining a high level of confidentiality. Dispatchers may also support the Police Department by performing clerical tasks, training, assisting with fingerprinting, and being accountable for financial transactions. This position is integral in supporting the goals and objectives of the City and Police Department.
https://www.calopps.org/san-bruno/job-18704212 
PUBLIC SAFETY DISPATCHER 1:

  • Possession of a high school diploma or GED equivalent. Additional related college course work or degree preferred.
  • At least one (1) year of related work experience requiring alertness and independent judgment, but no previous public safety dispatch experience is required
  • Typing certificate issued within the last year verifying minimum typing speed of thirty-five (35) net words per minute with a maximum of nine (9) errors. Typing certificate must be submitted with application to be considered. Online typing certificate permitted  with application, formal test will be administered to final candidate.
  • Completion within the last year of the POST Entry Level Dispatcher Selection Test Battery with a score of 58 or above. Certificate must be submitted with application to be considered.

LATERAL

  • Completion of a probationary period in a public safety agency
  • Currently working or has been employed within two (2) years as a Public Safety Dispatcher at a public safety agency
  • Possession of a California POST Basic Dispatch Certificate
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

  • CritiCall test results highly desirable
  • Possess and maintain a valid California Driver’s License
  • Ability to pass an extensive background investigation
  • Possess excellent vision and hearing skills, with ability to sit, talk, type, hear, and walk for extended periods of time as well as lift or move up to twenty-five (25) pounds
IDEAL CANDIDATE

The ideal candidate will possess the ability to record and transmit information with speed and accuracy, "multi-task," quickly learn new material, make quick and sensible decisions, learn from constructive criticism, possess a high commitment to quality service, and participate in a team approach to law enforcement. The candidate will be able to successfully complete the department training program, operate a computer and complex software programs, type at a net speed of 35 words per minute, follow and give instructions, and gather information via telephone and in person. The ideal candidate will be respectful and sensitive towards the cultural and ethnic diversity of the community, and will work well with the general public under stressful or emergency conditions, and be able to speak, write, and read clearly and fluently.


BENEFITS

  • Enrollment in CalPERS retirement program at 2.7%@55 (classic member) or 2%@62 (new member)
  • Medical, dental and vision benefits provided with employee contribution
  • Opportunity for bilingual incentive pay up to 2.5% of salary
  • 10-23 vacation days based on length of service
  • Deferred compensation program
  • Employee Home Loan Assistance Program
  • Annual Uniform Allowance
  • Tuition reimbursement program
  • Life insurance equal to one year’s annual salary
  • Long term disability insurance provided at no cost to employee
  • Section 125 flexible benefit plan
  • Educational incentive pay up to 6% of base salary

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS/HOW TO APPLY

Interested candidates may apply on-line at ​https://www.calopps.org/san-bruno/job-18656972​​​
After reviewing applications and supporting documentation, candidates that best meet the Department’s needs will be invited to oral interviews.
When submitting your application, please “upload” the following:

1) POST Entry Level Dispatcher Selection Test Battery (with a score of 58 or above). If you have not yet taken the test, upcoming test dates can be found at:
2) Typing certificate issued within the last year verifying minimum typing speed of thirty-five (35) net words per minute with a maximum of nine (9) errors. Online typing certificate permitted  with application, formal test will be administered to final candidate.
3) Professional Resume
4) CritiCall test results (optional, but highly desirable)

Applications without all documents attached will be considered incomplete. For technical assistance, please contact Human Resources at (650) 616-7055.
Application Deadline: 5pm on Friday, July 20, 2018
Applications reviewed daily.  



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Public Safety Dispatcher (Per-Diem. no benefits) - 1177 Huntington Avenue, San Bruno, CA 94066, USA - San Bruno Police

SALARY $42.00 per hour (Per-Diem)

Seasonal/Part-Time

THE POSITION

Public Safety Dispatchers are responsible for public safety dispatch and related records management activities. Per-Diem Dispatchers may be called to work either a day, swing, or graveyard shift on a per-diem basis that includes nights, weekends, and holidays. Public Safety Dispatchers perform a wide range of duties involving radio, telephone, and computers. Dispatchers receive and transmit emergency and non-emergency telephone and radio traffic as well as process communication reports, records and radio logs, while maintaining a high level of confidentiality.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

~High School diploma

~Completion of a probationary period in a public safety agency

~Currently working or has been employed within two (2) years as a Public Safety Dispatcher at a public safety agency

~Possession of a California POST Basic Dispatch Academy Certificate

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

~Possess and maintain a valid California Driver’s License

~Ability to pass an extensive background investigation


KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

The ideal candidate will possess the ability to record and transmit information with speed and accuracy, "multi-task," quickly learn new material, make quick and sensible decisions, learn from constructive criticism, possess a high commitment to quality service, and participate in a team approach to law enforcement. The candidate will be able to successfully complete the department training program, operate a computer and complex software programs, type at a net speed of 35 words per minute, follow and give instructions, and gather information via telephone and in person. The ideal candidate will be respectful and sensitive towards the cultural and ethnic diversity of the community, and will work well with the general public under stressful or emergency conditions, and be able to speak, write, and read clearly and fluently. Knowledge of RIMS CAD is desirable.

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Public Safety Office Manager Dispatcher - San Mateo County Community College - San Mateo County Community College District

The Department of Public Safety for the San Mateo County Community College District maintains a solo dispatcher position responsible for handling all of the incoming public safety phone calls for Skyline College, College of San Mateo and Cañada College, while also communicating via radio with our non-sworn officers in the field. Our officers utilize San Mateo County 10-codes, state crime codes, and our dispatch staff monitor the local law enforcement channels in our jurisdiction, so a general awareness of these practices and terminology is necessary.
Please click on the link below to find out additional information and how to apply.

The application window closes on Wednesday October 31, 2018.

https://www.calopps.org/san-mateo-county-community-college-district/job-19142882

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