Bilingual Skills Needed for 9-1-1 Calls
If you are fluent in English and Spanish, your skills would
be very helpful in our Communications Center. As a
Communications Spanish Translator, you will assist
9-1-1 operators by joining telephone calls from Spanish speakers
and translating information between the caller and the 9-1-1
Desired Skills: Must be calm and clear
under stressful circumstances; must be able to hear well on the
telephone; must be able to speak concisely and relay information
on a timely basis; accuracy; attention to detail; ability to
move around the Communications Center to join calls at various
Special Requirements: Must become certified
at the Intermediate Spanish level by the City of Mesa.
Hours Needed: Any -- Volunteers are needed
24/7. You choose the schedule that works best for you.
Mesa Police Department
Volunteers In Police Service (VIPS)
PO Box 1466
Mesa, AZ 85211
If you are interested in this volunteer position, please call the
volunteer coordinator at (480) 644-2073.
You can download the application packet
here or use the
form to request an application.