Job Description - District Police, Dispatcher
Description View created on 10/25/2014

District Police, Dispatcher

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Pay Grade: 9
Job Title ID: 282003
Job Series/Job Family: College Operations / Security Family

Reports To

District Police, Sergeant

Job Purpose

To dispatch District Police Officers, monitor alarm systems, and relay information.

Description of Duties and Tasks

Essential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  1. Dispatches police and safety officers to request for service calls.
  2. Monitors video surveillance systems.
  3. Communicates with officers via police radio. Assists in maintaining 24/7 communications operations.
  4. Monitors fire and security alarms for all campuses.
  5. Obtains and relays information from the Texas Law Enforcement Telecommunications System for person and vehicle information.
  6. Enters data, maintains daily logs, logs citations, and permits.
  7. Assists Police Chief, supervisors, officers, and other law enforcement agencies via computer or telephone with receiving and relaying information.

Knowledge

Must possess required knowledge and be able to explain and demonstrate, with or without reasonable accommodations, that the essential functions of the job can be performed.

Required

Preferred

Skills

Must possess required skills and be able to explain and demonstrate, with or without reasonable accommodations, that the essential functions of the job can be performed.

Required

Computer Skills

Required

Physical Requirements

Work Experience

Required

Preferred

Education

Required

Preferred

Licenses/Certifications

     Preferred

Other

Required

Preferred

Safety