Communications Specialist III - USC Columbia Law Enforcement
Internal Title: 9-1-1 Telecommunicator
Posting Number: STA00264PO18
College/Division: Division of Administration and Finance
Department: University Police Department
Advertised Salary Range: $32,000
Part/Full-time: Full Time
Job Search Category: Law Enforcement
Advertised Job Summary: The Telecommunications Operator assists in the operation of the police communications center; serves as the initial contact person responsible for monitoring fire and burglar alarm systems system-wide; notifies the proper officials and/or emergency contacts when alarm activations occur; monitors 9-1-1, TTY, and dispatches appropriate calls for service; and enters all activities into the CAD systems in a timely manner.
Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions): High school diploma and 2 years call center or customer service experience utilizing voice communications systems or central switchboard operations. An associate degree in a technical communications discipline may be substituted for the required experience.
EEO Statement: The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, protected veteran status or genetics.