The California Highway Patrol is accepting application for public safety dispatchers in Bakersfield, Fresno and Merced.

Duties will include operating the radio and computer equipment, dispatching personnel and resources, and screening calls from officers, public media and allied agencies as well as handling 911 calls.

Applications will be accepted until April 3. Applicants can log on to under Public Safety Dispatcher. Completed and signed applications must be submitted to: California Highway Patrol, Selection Standards and Examinations Unit, P.O. Box 942898, Sacramento, CA 94298.

For more information, call Public Safety Dispatch Supervisor April Manuel at 864-4444.