Are you an individual who can remain calm in emergency situations…
The job is not for everyone. It is the nature of the job that, at anytime, an emergency call
will require your full immediate attention and response. If you can remain calm and even
tempered during emergency situations, then you are Public Safety Dispatcher, CHP, material.
Candidates must be willing to work various shifts, including weekends and holidays.
- Monitoring and responding to radio and emergency systems
- Keeping track of field units, complaints, and incidents
- Dispatching field units
- Querying data bases
- Record keeping
- Maintaining resource materials
- Advising the public and other law enforcement agencies
- Receiving requests for service
- Receiving, evaluating, and summarizing complaints prior to dispatching the information
- Communicating with difficult callers
For information regarding exams:
Call to speak with a recruiter at:
(916) 843-3275 or (888) 422-4756
Or, visit the California Human Resources web site.