Classification Title: Communications Specialist II - 9-1-1 Telecommunicator
College/Division: Division of Administration and Finance
Department: DAF University Police Department
Advertised Salary Range: $31,085
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.
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
High school diploma and 1 year experience in one of the following area: communications, switchboard exchange operations, clerical accounting, billing or working with the general public.
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Internal Number: 76250
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