The Dispatcher monitors and receives emergency and routine police, fire, medical and security calls for service, record and relay information to appropriate personnel, regulate assignments to officers; monitor local police and fire broadcasts, monitor and activate severe weather alert system and monitor alarms.
The Vanderbilt University Public Safety (VUPS) Department operates 24/7. This is a full-time position with occasional overtime required. For this position, applicants must have an open schedule. The compensation for this role is $15/hr.
VUPS comes under the charge of the Office of the Vice Chancellor for the Division of Administration. As one of Tennessee's larger law enforcement agencies, the Police Department provides comprehensive law enforcement and security services to all components of Vanderbilt University including the Vanderbilt University Campus, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Vanderbilt Health at One Hundred Oaks, and a variety of University-owned facilities throughout the Davidson County area.
Duties and Responsibilities
Calls for Service
Community Oriented Policing
Internal Number: 2000503
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