$13.25/Hour or Mules Cert/$13.50
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Completed UCM online application for employment required.
Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Hiring for multiple part-time dispatcher posiitons.
A review will begin immediately and continue until filled.
NOTE : A background check is required for the selected candidate of
this position and any job offer is contingent on the results of
The University of Central Missouri is an Equal Opportunity Employer
and specifically invites applications from women, minorities,
veteran status, and people with disabilities.
Varies as this is a 24/7/365 department.
It will include nights and weekends
Open Until Filled
1. Function as the department Dispatcher, to include: emergency and
non-emergency communications, 911 telephone operator, radio
communication and monitoring, police dispatch, and civilian
2. Serves as the dispatch Office Manager, to include: equipment
maintenance, monitoring of alarm and other systems, checking out
and inventorying keys, completing lost and found reports, operation
of a multiple phone line system, and monitoring of the department
3. Serve as Information and Data Retrieval Specialist, to include:
MULES / NCIC computer operator, retrieval and entry of information
from federal, state, local, and university databases.
4. Function as a Mass Communications Operator, to include: alerting
the campus community by email, text, siren, and public address (PA)
Education & Formal Training
High school diploma or equivalent
Other Education & Formal Training
One (1) year police dispatch experience preferred.
MULES certification preferred.
Licenses, Certificates, Registrations, & State/Federal
Requirements of Position:
Police background check, Criminal History check,
Fingerprinting, Driver's license
Other Licenses, Certificates, Registrations, &
Special Skills, Abilities, and Knowledge:
Attention to detail, Communication skills, including oral,
written, and/or nonverbal, Knowledge of a University environment
preferred, Human Relations/Interpersonal skills, Ability to manage
multiple concurrent projects and meet deadlines, Maintain
Other Special Skills, Abilities, and Knowledge
Ability to receive and process information quickly and to
prioritize and respond to that information in an efficient
Ability to resolve conflicts, remain calm under pressure, work in a
noisy environment, and to adapt to technological advances.
Specify sensory abilities:
Physical & Environmental Factors:
Lifting (weight) - 20 lbs.
Other Physical & Environmental Factors
Ability to reach 5.5’
Sitting for long periods of time
Special Working Conditions:
Irregular work hours, Work in stressful conditions, Uniform
required, Travel required, Professional appearance
Other Special Working Conditions
Requires night and weekends.
Ability to Keyboard
No keyboarding test required.
Other Special Qualifications
MULES Certification (Dispatch) within 6 months.
Forty (40) Hour Basic Dispatch Training Course within 1 year.
Thirty six (36) Hours of Training every 3 years.
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- * Do you understand that the university requires a background
check for this position and that any job offer made to the selected
candidate is contingent upon the results of this check?
- * Due to security requirements, F1 and J1 students will not
qualify for this position. Are you a current F1 or J1 student?
- Cover Letter