Dispatcher Jobs in Los Altos, CA

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Communications Dispatcher

  • City of Menlo Park
  • Menlo Park, CA
  • 9 days ago

setting Licenses and Certifications Possession of, or ability to obtain, a valid Public Safety Dispatcher Basic Certificate issued by the California State Commission on Peace Officer Standards and...

Public Safety Dispatcher I

  • Santa Cruz Regional 9-1-1
  • Santa Cruz, CA
  • 11 days ago

Have an ability to pass a comprehensive law enforcement background investigation. Required due to the position's access to confidential law enforcement information....

Public Safety Dispatcher - Lateral

  • City of Sunnyvale
  • Sunnyvale, CA
  • 11 days ago

It is further distinguished from the higher-level classification of Senior Public Safety Dispatcher in that the Senior Public Safety Dispatcher has supervisory responsibility....

Public Safety Dispatcher-In-Training

  • City of Sunnyvale
  • Sunnyvale, CA
  • 12 days ago

DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS Public Safety Dispatcher-In-Training is the entry and trainee level in the public safety dispatcher series....

Public Safety Dispatcher I (Trainee)

  • Santa Cruz Regional 9-1-1
  • Santa Cruz, CA
  • 29 days ago

Have an ability to pass a comprehensive law enforcement background investigation. Required due to the position's access to confidential law enforcement information....

Police Communications Dispatcher (Entry-level)

  • City of Fremont, CA
  • Fremont, CA
  • 30+ days ago

you will be given instructions to complete the POST Dispatcher exam off-site....

Police Communications Dispatcher (Lateral)

  • City of Fremont, CA
  • Fremont, CA
  • 45+ days ago

Candidates who are not currently employed as a Dispatcher by a California public safety agency are encouraged to apply to our Entry-level Dispatcher position....

Public Safety Dispatcher

  • University of California
  • Santa Cruz, CA
  • 60+ days ago

Meet and maintain all public safety dispatcher requirements for public safety dispatcher as established by law and POST including hearing, vision, and other physical/medical standards....

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Lateral Communications Operator

  • City of Hayward, CA
  • Hayward, CA
  • 60+ days ago

Minimum Qualifications LATERAL REQUIREMENTS: Experience: Two (2) years of experience as a public safety dispatcher for a Public Safety Answering Point, including heavy public contact while performing...

Public Safety Dispatcher II

  • City of Santa Clara, CA
  • Santa Clara, CA
  • 90+ days ago

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS Classroom education involving fire science or law enforcement related studies....

Public Safety Dispatcher - Entry

  • City of San Leandro
  • San Leandro, CA
  • 90+ days ago

Possession within 12 months of hire and maintenance of a valid California POST Public Safety Dispatcher Basic Certificate....

Public Safety Dispatcher - Lateral

  • City of San Leandro
  • San Leandro, CA
  • 90+ days ago

Include your POST Public Safety Dispatcher Basic certificate, if applicable....

Police Dispatcher

  • Foothill College
  • Los Altos Hills, CA
  • 90+ days ago

QUALIFICATIONS Knowledge of: Terminology and procedures used in public safety dispatching. Functions, principles, and practices of law enforcement agencies....

Communications Dispatcher I/II

  • City of Burlingame
  • Burlingame, CA
  • 90+ days ago

Or contact appropriate public safety agencies who provide emergency services within the County of San Mateo....

Demographic Data for Los Altos, CA

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Dispatcher Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Freight Dispatcher Training
According to the statistics of the American Truck Drivers Association, about 9 million people are involved in the field of CARGO transportation, of which 3.5 million are drivers, who annually...

Truck Dispatch Training for Beginners
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Freight Dispatcher Training [Part 1]
Basics [Part 1] of semi-truck dispatching. Part 2 and Part 3 are available as separate courses and are suggested for full successful training.In Part 1 the student will learn what the trucking...

Salary for Dispatcher Jobs in Los Altos, CA

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dispatcher positions.

Highest Education Level

Dispatchers in Los Altos, CA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (29.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (28.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.5%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (12.5%)
  • Master's Degree (7.3%)
  • Some College (4.1%)
  • Some High School (1.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.9%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Dispatchers in Los Altos, CA
  • None (71.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.5%)
  • 2-4 years (7.1%)
  • 1-2 years (6.7%)
  • 4-6 years (0.4%)

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