San José Fire Communications is a division of the San José Fire Department. The San José Fire Department is a community where family, integrity, and trust are highly regarded and rewarded. Our mission is to serve the community by protecting life, property, and the environment through prevention and response.
San José Fire Communications is staffed by highly experienced, trained and motivated people who are proud to be the first point of contact for those requiring emergency service in our community. Our emergency response personnel depend on and value the high level of service provided by our dispatchers from initial 9-1-1 contact to the conclusion of any and all incidents. We encourage anyone to visit our great City and, with advanced approval, visit our Fire Communications Dispatch Center as well.
You may view our recruitment brochure for additional information by clicking here and our job flyer by clicking here.
Education: Successful completion of high school, GED, or California Proficiency Certificate. Three (3) years customer contact experience OR (1) year of experience receiving, processing and/or dispatching calls in a radio dispatch or call center. Successful completion of an intensive background investigation. U.S. Citizenship or legal authorization to work in the united states upon appointment.
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