Posting Number: S003821
Full Time/Part Time: Full-time
Duties and Responsibilities:
Receives emergency and non-emergency requests from the University community and dispatches calls to University Police Officers utilizing the computer aided dispatch system as the primary mode of operation.
Responds to requests for service, information and other business that comes into the Police Department by telephone, emergency call box or made in person at the public service window.
Transmits requests for service and related information to the appropriate Police Officer.
Inputs information into a computer database; reviews and corrects data as necessary.
Monitors campus fire and burglar alarm systems, acknowledges triggered alarms, and dispatches officers when needed.
Operates radio consoles, portable radios, Operate and instant recall device, Telecopier and other equipment located in the Communication Center.
May provide guidance and training to new dispatchers.
Performs other job related duties as assigned.
Requires a high school diploma or GED.
Requires a minimum of three (3) years directly-related job experience.
Additional Posting Information:
Basic or Intermediate Telecommunicator Certification through TCOLE preferred or must be able to obtain a Basic Telecommunicator Certification through TCOLE within a year from hire.