Public Safety Dispatcher II

University of Northern Iowa   Cedar Falls, IA   Full-time     Law Enforcement / Security
Posted on September 8, 2023
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Public Safety Dispatcher II

Job Category:    Merit Security

Type of Position: Probationary

Advertising Started on: Thursday, September 7, 2023

Full Consideration Date: Thursday, September 21, 2023

Hiring Department:  Public Safety             

Department: Public Safety   

Salary: $20.31/hr.-$20.31/hr. – (plus $1.00 shift differential)

Pay Grade: AFSCME.11 

Percent of Time/Week: 100

Service Schedule: Merit 12 months


Position Description:

Under general supervision, provides communication support for Public Safety Officers, student patrol, and Physical Plant; receives phone calls from students, faculty, staff and visitors and provides information; dispatches officers to requests for service; performs related clerical tasks; completes a radio log in accordance with FCC regulations; and performs other related duties.

This is a second shift position with a work schedule of Monday - Friday 3:00pm to 11:00pm

Required Qualifications:

High school graduation or equivalent and; Any combination of clerical education or experience and/or college or university level course work which is equivalent to three years of full-time employment.

Preferred Qualifications:

Prior police/EMS dispatching experience, knowledge of NCIC, and record management systems is preferred.

UNI actively seeks to enhance diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from persons of color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, ethnicity, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other basis protected by federal and/or state law.

Criminal Background Check Required

University of Northern Iowa

1227 W. 27th Street
Cedar Falls , IA