Full-Time Positions with Benefits

Starting Salary is $25.08/hour to $29.42/hour

No experience Required

You could be a part of the Mesquite Police Department family in only three months! Apply at www.cityofmesquite.com/employment

Candidate Requirements



  • Must be a United States citizen
  • 18 years of age
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Minimum typing score of 35 wpm
  • ¬†Ability to work 10-hour shifts
  • Complete candidate exam
  • Pass polygraph
  • Psychological exam
  • Must pass a background investigation
  • Must pass a drug screening
  • Paid on-the-job training
  • Positions include 911 Call Taker, Police and Fire Dispatcher
  • Earn public safety certifcations: basic, intermediate, advanced and master

Preferred Skills

  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize job duties
  • Ability to work well with a team and independently
  • Provide excellent customer service while maintaining a professional attitude