Apply for: Public Safety Dispatcher (Entry/Lateral)

Personal Information


Interested candidates may apply on-line at 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: Continuous / Open Until Filled

Applications reviewed daily