Job: Part-Time Public Safety Dispatcher - 2884

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Jobing Description

Position ID: 886709
Position Type: Part-Time Support
External Position: Yes
Date Posted: 1/12/2010

The Part-Time Dispatcher receives and responds to emergency and routine telephone calls for Campus-wide general information, and specific requests for service directed to the Public Safety Department.

  • Determines the nature and importance of all telephone call requests and initiates appropriate response actions to sufficiently service the requests
  • Inputs and retrieves information from several different Public Safety databases, monitors all internal office telephones, two-way radio communications, alarm and access control systems
  • Maintains a detailed daily incident report log
  • Logs in and out items that have been turned in to Lost and Found
  • Issues parking gate cards and faculty/staff parking decals
  • Receives and distributes College keys to facilities and offices on campus
  • Receives and disburses petty cash
  • Performs all other duties as assigned

    Skills / Requirements

  • High School Diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED)
  • One (1) year of related experience in field; or six (6) months of computer-aided dispatcher experience
  • Ability to work in a critical and high volume office environment
  • Possess command of proper telephone etiquette and general office procedures
  • Must display poise, tact, patience and courtesy
  • Must be able to have a basic understanding of computers and database collection
  • Ability to work in a multi-ethnic/multi-cultural environment
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule that may include evening and weekend assignments
  • This function/position has been designated as Essential. This means that when the College is faced with an institutional emergency, employees in such positions may be required to remain at their work location or to report to work to protect, recover and continue operations at the College

    Important Notes

    This is an essential position

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    Contact:

    Miami Dade College
    Employment Department
    11011 SW 104 Street
    Kendall, FL 33176
    (305) 237-2559

    Social:

    Miami Dade College is an equal access/equal opportunity institution and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, color, marital status, age, religion, national origin, disability, veteran's status, sexual orientation, or genetic information. Contact the Office of Equal Opportunity Programs/ADA Coordinator, at 305.237.2577 for information.