Dispatcher-2 Positions (#20348) SO

The Woodlands, Texas
May 12, 2017
Institution Type
Community College

Lone Star College-System Office

Dispatcher-2 Positions (#20348) SO
Position Summary  
Employee is a conduit for information between the public and need for Police. Receives telephone call requests for service (CFS), collects appropriate information while interacting with the caller and a Computer Aided Dispatch system (CAD). Employee dispatches the CFS and follows it to completion, making appropriate entries in the CAD system. The employee is subject to shift work, sometime working alone or with general/limited supervision. 

Job Functions  
1.Operates telecommunications equipment such as radios, telephones, computer terminals, and video and audio recording devices. 

2.Receives calls for service requests and appropriately routes the request. 

3.Serves as the communications link for campus public safety units and other county/municipal public safety agencies. 

4.Receives and dispatches emergency radio and telephone calls. 

5.Maintains records and files as required by State, Federal Government and department regulations and/or policies. 

6.Attends training in telecommunications operations and procedures. 

7.Assists in the training of department personnel. 

8.Responsible for other reasonable related duties as assigned. 
Required Qualifications  
•High School Diploma and at least 3 years of related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. 

•Must be able to complete all TX Commission on Law Enforcement requirements for Telecommunications Operator licensing.

Hiring Salary is $27,994
How to Apply  


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