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Police Communications Supervisor

City of Citrus Heights - Citrus Heights, California

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Salary Information

Entry Level Salary:
$61,173.00 annual

Job Description

The City of Citrus Heights is currently recruiting for a Police Communications Supervisor. The Police Communications Supervisor is the first line supervisory position responsible for planning, organizing, directing, and supervising the work of approximately seventeen Police Dispatchers in the operation of a 24-hour 9-1-1 Dispatch and Police Communication Center. This position reports directly to the Support Services Manager, a non-sworn division manager with a direct report to the Chief of Police. A high school diploma or equivalent and four years of experience similar to the Police Dispatcher II in the City of Citrus Heights, including two years of lead and/or supervisory responsibility and a current POST Public Safety Dispatcher Basic Certificate are required. The ideal candidate will be a self-motivated, proactive leader with demonstrated integrity, character, and a “can do” approach to problem solving which supports the City’s Community Oriented Policing philosophy. Are you up for the challenge?!

Citrus Heights has approximately 200 employees and serves a community with a population of about 86,000 citizens.

With an annual salary range of $61,173 - $73,408 and benefits that include 2.7% @ 55 CalPERS retirement, vision and dental insurance for employees and their dependents with 100% of the cost paid by the City, a significant contribution toward CalPERS HealthCare, 136 hours of annual leave, 12 observed holidays, 2 floating holidays and much, much more, the City’s compensation and benefits package is truly competitive within the region. In the current economy many organizations have faced significant budget reductions, including salary cuts, furloughs and potential layoffs. Citrus Heights is extremely fortunate in that while the economy has slightly impacted our revenues, we are privileged to be in a stable financial position. The City does not anticipate a reduction in our workforce or a reduction in our services. Please, pass this information along to anyone who you feel may qualify or who may be looking for new opportunities due to pending layoffs or economic uncertainty.

Additional information and application instructions are available at http://jobs.citrusheights.net or http://www.calopps.org

Job Requirements

  • Age: Any
  • Education: Equivalent to completion of the 12th grade.
  • Experience: Four years of police dispatching experience similar to the Police Dispatcher II in the City of Citrus Heights, including two years of lead and/or supervisory responsibility.
License - May need to possess a valid California driver’s license and proof of automobile liability insurance as required by the position. Certificate - Possession of a California P.O.S.T. Public Safety Dispatcher Basic Certificate.

Contact Informaton

Christina Penland

City of Citrus Heights
Citrus Heights, California 95621
phone: (916) 725-2448

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