Receives telephone and radio messages
Uses computer-aided keyboard and data entry equipment or manually records and relays information (often of an emergency nature) to appropriate unit; such as, patrol cars, other police agencies, ambulances, the County Public Works Department and the Office of Emergency Services
Receives, transmits and records teletype and data systems messages
Answer questions from the public
May be asked to dispatch from a mobile command center
License Required: Possession of a valid California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Out of State valid Motor Vehicle Operator's license will be accepted during the application process.
Education: Possession of a high school diploma, G.E.D. equivalency or high school proficiency certificate.
Typing Proficiency: Ability to accurately type at a speed not less than 40 words per minute.
Other Requirements: Must pass a thorough background investigation, medical screening, and psychological evaluation prior to employment.