This position responds to incoming calls to the Police Department, routing and logging calls as appropriate, gathering and managing incident-related data, and arranging for dispatch of officers to scene of complaint.
Answer multi-line and emergency phones and act as an after-hours emergency switchboard.
Gather information for emergency and non-emergency complaints and prioritize all calls according to importance. Relay information to appropriate officers, supervisors, and other persons as appropriate. Monitor alarm systems.
Greet walk-in customers and serve as receptionist.
Use computer systems to maintain call lists and duty logs of all police, security guards and cadets. Prepare and distribute records/reports as designated to campus, courts and others as specified.
Use specialized software (computer-aided dispatch and Missouri Uniform Law Enforcement System) to enter and retrieve criminal action information.
A high school diploma or an equivalent combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities can be acquired is required.
Three years of general office experience required.
Work experience in dispatch, communications, public safety and/or law enforcement environment is highly desired.
$13.27 per hour
Application Deadline November 17, 2017
Applicants must combine all application materials (cover letter, resume, and list of three references with contact information) into one PDF or Microsoft Word document and upload as a resume attachment. Limit document name to 50 characters. Maximum size limit is 11MB. Do not include special characters (e.g., /, &, %, etc.).
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