The University of Texas of the Permian Basin Job Posting

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Police Communications Operator - Police Communication Operator

Hiring department Police
Monthly salary $1,870 - $2,083
Hours per week 40.00 Variable
Posting number 12-01-20-02-6345
Job Status Deleted
FLSA status Non-exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Main Campus, Odessa
Number of vacancies 2
General Notes

Must be able to work on any assigned shift, with varying days off.

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply

Additional Information


TO communicate effectively under any condition with duty officers, assist the public by giving direction, information, and other aid, operate university switchboard, dispense keys and parking permits, handle citations and payments.

Essential Functions

Operate two-way base police radio and University switchboard-dispense information and directions,take messages admit authorized people into building when University is closed, check out keys to students and faculty maintain up-to-date security clearances, directory, room reservations and locator files.Also, maintain records of incoming calls for assistance. Monitor CCTV systems; access control; complete appropriate reports; communicate with other police/fire/ambulance agencies; operate various computer terminals including the CAD Computer Aided Dispatch; system. Dispatch officers to situations requiring police response, maintain records of all police patrol with problems in completing calls, keep up-to-date records on all faculty and staff telephone numbers and room numbers.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Perform other duties as assigned by Chief of Police.

Required qualifications

High school graduate or equivalent. Must be able to speak clearly and distinctly at all times. Must be able to read and write effectively. Have the ability to think and act promptly in emergencies, to analyze a situation quickly and accurately and to take or suggest an effective course of action. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience with TLETS, Police dispatcher, 911 or emergency services.

Working conditions

Uniforms and/or personal protection equipment (furnished) May work in all weather conditions May work around standard office conditions Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity Lifting and moving Must be able to work on any assigned shift, with varying days off.

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