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Posted on: April 12, 2022

Become a 911 Dispatcher - Additional Testing Dates for 2022!

Dispatch Testing

The City of Port Angeles is offering local testing for those interested in becoming a 911 Dispatcher for the Port Angeles Police Department. If you have any questions or would like to register for an exam, please contact Human Resources at humanresources@cityofpa.us.

Upcoming Public Safety Testing Dates:

  • April 21, 2022 at 10:00 am
  • May 11, 2022 at 10:00 am
  • May 26, 2022 at 10:00 am

Testing will take place in the Council Chambers of City Hall (321 E 5th St).

Communications Officer Salary Range: $26.171 - $35.052 per hour ($54,435.26 - $72,908.16 annually)

$1,500 Sign-on Bonus: New 911 Dispatchers are currently eligible for a $1,500 sign-on bonus, payable at time of completion of probation

Additional Benefits Include: medical, dental and vision insurance coverage for employee and dependents, longevity, accrued time off, wellness program, life insurance, long-term disability insurance, PERS retirement and access to deferred compensation plans. Employee shares 11.5% of the medical premium. 

More information on the Communications Officer/911 Dispatcher position is available on the City's Virtual Job Center.