Police Dispatcher / University Police (POOL) California State University, San Bernardino
Employment Status: Permanent / Probationary & Temporary 'non-exempt' positions (with the possibility of the full-time positions converting to probationary)
Work Schedule: To be arranged.
Deadline: A pool of qualified candidates will be established for current and future vacancies. Qualified applicants will be kept active from August 1, 2019 through December 31, 2019.
The incumbent will perform a full range of dispatch duties on rotating shifts. The incumbent will receive information, complaints, requests and signals from a variety of communication equipment. The incumbent will evaluate information received, determine a proper course of action, and disseminate information. The incumbent will handle police, parking and other types of radio traffic, maintain all information in a computer aided dispatch system and perform other duties as assigned.
Applicants must possess a high school diploma or equivalent. Applicants must possess one year of verifiable experience using a switchboard and two-way radio communication system in a law enforcement or comparable agency. Candidates must pass a Cooperative Personnel Services Dispatcher Test unless they possess a P.O.S.T. Dispatcher certificate. Applicants must have the ability to quickly and calmly, while exercising good judgment in emergency situations, follow oral and written procedures, rules of the FCC and 10-Code. Applicants must have the ability to work with a diverse group of people.
Supplemental Information P.O.S.T. approved and certified candidates are desired.
A background check to include fingerprinting is required prior to employment along with a medical and psychological examination.
The successful candidate must meet P.O.S.T. requirements.
A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.
The person holding this position may be considered a limited or general mandated reporter under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.
California State University, San Bernardino is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, or protected veteran status.
This position adheres to CSU policies against Sex Discrimination, Sexual Harassment, and Sexual Violence, including Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking. This requires completion of Sexual Violence Prevention Training within 6 months of assuming employment and on a two-year basis thereafter. (Executive Order 1096)
California State University, San Bernardino offers a challenging and innovative academic environment. The university seeks to provide a supportive and welcoming social and physical setting where students, faculty and staff feel they belong and can excel. The university provides students the opportunity to engage in the life of the campus, interact with others of diverse backgrounds and cultures, as well as participate in activities that encourage growth, curiosity and scholarly fulfillment. Through its branch campus in Palm Desert, the university mission extends to the Coachella Valley.