Dispatcher

Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: September 5, 2019

Organization: Lander University

Location: Greenwood

City: Greenwood

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: $ 26,000 – $ 32,000 annually

Requirements:

Minimum Requirements: A high school diploma is required. Must be certified through the South Carolina Criminal Justice Basic Telecommunication class and successfully completed National Crime Information Center Training (NCIC). Must have a minimum typing speed of 30 mph. Must have strong skills in providing excellent customer service and demonstrate strong ethics. Must live in close proximity and able to work flexible hours.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Must have great communication and computer skills. Ability to correctly evaluate situations and make good decisions. Ability to deal firmly, yet tactfully, and relate well with the general public. Possess a high degree of independence in completing the work with accountability for their own actions and decisions in the absence of a supervisor. Must be able to complete all necessary training requirements through the South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy. Ability to remain calm and make quick decisions during stressful and emergency situations. Work involves operating a multichannel radio console and multi-line telephone system. Ability to solicit accurate information in an emergency situation.

Job Description:

The dispatcher receives all incoming calls to Lander University Police Department, obtaining essential data, evaluating the situation, and initiating an appropriate response. Operates communications equipment to include radios, teletype, and computers. Provides information and/or assistance to officers, law enforcement agencies, maintenance personnel and the general public.

Schedule:
8:00am – 5:00pm, Monday – Friday, to include nights and weekends.
(Position Work Hours: 37.5 hours per week.)
Contact Name:
Jessica Partlow
Contact Phone Number: (864) 388-8037
Contact Email: Jpartlow@lander.edu
Application Process:
Applications must be submitted online at www.careers.sc.gov and received by 09/05/2019. Receipt of individual applications not acknowledged. See position status at www.lander.edu/hr. Lander University is a tobacco-free campus. All final candidates are subject to successfully completing background requirements.
Employer Address:

320 Stanley Ave.
Greenwood, SC 29649
United States