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San Jose Fire Department is seeking qualified candidates for the position of

Senior Public Safety Dispatcher


San José Fire Communications is a secondary PSAP serving
1 million residents spread over 180 square miles in the City of San José, California.
Our Senior PSDs serve as the first-line supervisors for Fire Communications 
and have the opportunity to serve in administrative roles such as:
Training, Systems Support, and Quality Assurance. 

We are an Accredited Center of Excellence in Emergency Medical Dispatching offering

a Senior PSD salary range of $83,345 - $101,420

 (with an additional 3% COLA scheduled for June 2017)

A 4/10 or 9/80 work schedule*
Partial- or full-weekends off*
An on-duty wellness program
A quiet room and fully-outfitted kitchen
Daily briefing and office hours (off the boards)
A rooftop garden, walking track, and break area
Complimentary and unlimited access to VTA transit
An Incident Dispatch Team with mutual aid opportunities
A Critical Incident Stress Management Team with mutual aid opportunities
A comprehensive training program that includes IAED EMD and EFD Certification

Minimum qualifications include: 

- a High School diploma or G.E.D. 
- 3 years experience equivalent to Public Safety Radio Dispatcher

The application period for this position closes April 10, 2017 at 11:59 pm.

 For more information about San José Fire Department Communications, visit:

You may view the full job announcement and apply for this position online at:

                                                                                                    *preferential schedules based on staffing