The City of Healdsburg is currently recruiting for the opportunity of Police Dispatcher II! Submit an application today at: https://www.ci.healdsburg.ca.us/ Applications shall be accepted until a sufficient number have been received for interview purposes. This recruitment may close at any time and without notice. Prompt application is encouraged!
This is an opportunity to serve the City of Healdsburg in an impactful and meaningful way. Police Dispatchers perform communications between Police and Fire personnel, the general public and other law enforcement and fire agencies in emergency and non-emergency situations; to receive and relay information by a variety of communication methods; and to provide technical support to the Healdsburg Police Department.
By joining our team at the City of Healdsburg, you can take advantage of our amazing benefits, such as low to no cost health insurance rates, CalPERS retirement pension, and generous paid time off! The salary range of Police Dispatcher II is $5,130.41 - $6,566.56 per month.
Police Dispatcher II Position Overview
Maintain communications between Police and Fire personnel, the public and other law enforcement and fire agencies; receive and relay information by radio, telephone, at the counter or by other communication means as appropriate; receive incoming 911 emergency and non-emergency calls from the public, for Police and Fire services.
Answer phones and 911 calls; assess need, nature of the call and reason for requesting assistance; collect pertinent data; dispatch to appropriate field personnel; monitor and coordinate progress, location and needs of field personnel during specific activities in accordance with established procedures; enter information into system and maintain radio and activity log; research and provide accurate information requested by officers and citizens.
Operate a Computer Aided Dispatch System; maintain department communications equipment and request repairs when needed.
Perform a variety of general support work to assist and maintain Police records, reports and files; accurately process and file arrest reports, warrants, subpoenas, citations and other miscellaneous departmental paperwork as required; maintain reference materials.
The Ideal Candidate
The successful candidate will be self-motivated, possess strong written and verbal communication skills, and the knowledge and technical abilities necessary to understand and meet the needs of the position.
We hope you consider a rewarding career with the City of Healdsburg! Please contact the Human Resources Team with any questions via email at HR Email or via telephone at 707-431-3322.
Police Dispatcher II
Experience and Training:
Two years of responsible Police Dispatcher experience and equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade.
License and Certificate:
Possession of a valid California Class C Driver License may be required at the time of appointment. Individuals who do not meet this requirement due to a physical disability will be considered for accommodation on a case-by-case basis.
Possession of a Public Safety Dispatcher P.O.S.T. Certificate.
About City of Healdsburg
The City of Healdsburg is a full service city with Police, Fire, Water, Wastewater, Electric, Public Works, Planning and Building and Administrative Services.