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Relief Police Dispatcher (Part-time)

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Relief Police Dispatcher (Part-time)
Position Number 997868
Department University Police
Salary $10/hr
Job Summary/Description

This position is a part-time, non benefits-eligible position.
Under general supervision, assists students, employees, and visitors to the University in locating campus facilities; provides clerical support in the Communications center as requested and in accordance with department and university policies; processes and directs calls for police services.
Independent judgments in stressful emergency situations and perform
multiple tasks simultaneously, coordinate and direct appropriate responses
to calls for police services.

Typical Duties/Job Duties

Operate a variety of advanced communications equipment, a multi-line telephone system, and specialized computer systems; monitor fire and
security alarm systems, coordinate and direct the appropriate responses.
Insure the security and confidentiality of restricted information.
Operate variety of computer systems and software to obtain information
on persons, vehicle registrations, driving records, warrants and university
records through related databases.
Provide routine assistance to walk-ins, faculty, staff, students and
community patrons by providing information, directions, and services.
Ability to work rotating shift assignments, including weekends.
Available for recall to the communications center during major campus
Perform other work related duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of the use of a two way radio and telephone system;
Ability to use and/or learn computers and software in a proficient manner;
Ability to make accurate and legible entries in a dispatcher log;
Ability to learn and utilize basic codes for communicating on a two way
Ability to communicate clearly and accurately;
Skilled in oral communication, interpersonal relations and customer

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited high school or equivalent required.
Must pass extensive background investigation.
Must be able to work various shifts, including nights, weekends and holidays.

Preferred Qualifications

Six months of dispatch or equivalent experience is preferred.

Physical Requirements

Requires prolonged periods of sitting, occasional walking, and intermittent
bending and standing; Medium level manual dexterity is required; Occasional lifting up to 15 lbs.

EEO Statement

Angelo State University is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to promoting and ensuring equal employment opportunity for all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Angelo State University is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to ensure equal access to employment opportunities for qualified individuals with disabilities. We are committed to ensuring that a qualified individual with a disability has the same rights and privileges in employment as non-disabled employees. If an accommodation is requested for the job application process, please contact our office at (325) 942-2168 or email us at

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S033P
Open Date 09/14/2017
Close Date
Desired Start Date 10/02/2017
Review Start Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants
Required Number of References

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. List of References
  2. Other