Public safety dispatchers are full time or part-time, non-sworn employees who, along with other tasks, receive emergency calls for law enforcement service and/or dispatch law enforcement personnel. As an employee for the City of Carlsbad Police Department, some of the benefits include:
- Excellent salary and benefit package
- Flexible work schedules
- Modern police facility with physical fitness equipment, and technological advances
- College reimbursement program
- Education incentive pay
- Opportunity to serve in a supportive community
This position, Communications Operator II, requires possession of a POST Basic Dispatcher Certificate and at least one year of experience performing public safety dispatching.
Check the City of Carlsbad employment page to determine if applications are currently being accepted.
If a candidate meets the minimum requirements to be a city employee, a candidate may be considered for employment upon completion of a thorough background check, which includes the following:
- Credit check
- Driving history
- Criminal history
- Medical examination
- Psychological evaluation