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CARE is Hiring

Join Seattle’s Community Assisted Response and Engagement (CARE) department for a rewarding public service career where you can make a difference for our community. 

We are actively recruiting and hiring 911 Call Takers and Dispatchers who play a critical role in Seattle’s emergency response system. These jobs start at over $65,000 per year, have significant training and advancement opportunities, and a generous benefits and retirement package.  

For openings with our CARE department including 9-1-1 Call Takers and Dispatchers, and Community Responders who will be focused on helping individuals with mental health or substance abuse issues, learn more here

Community Assisted Response and Engagement (CARE)

Acting Chief Amy Smith
Mailing Address: PO Box 94607, Seattle, WA, 98124-6907
Phone: (206) 625-5011 (For non-emergencies)
Contact CARE

Learn about CARE, Seattle’s 911 Center that provides emergency and non-emergency responses.