Public Safety Dispatcher II (00723-MS4)

Public Safety Dispatcher II (00723-MS4)

DEPARTMENT: Public Safety
LOCATION: 30 Gilchrist Hall
CONTACT: Joe Tyler
PHONE: 319-273-3186
STARTING HOURLY WAGE: $19.72, plus $1.40 shift differential
POSITION FUNDING: Appropriated Funds
APPOINTMENT TYPE: Full-Time; 12 Months
SCHEDULE: Thursday – Sunday, 10:00 p.m. – 8:00 a.m.
SHIFT: Third Shift

PRIMARY FUNCTION: Under general supervision, provides communication support for Police 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 using CAD/RMS in accordance with FCC regulations; and performs other related duties as assigned

POSITION REQUIREMENTS: 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.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: The University of Northern Iowa provides a high quality and diverse educational experience, purposefully guiding students to find and develop their strengths and prepare them for success after college. The University's attractive size, approximately 10,000 students, allows it to offer faculty, facilities, and academic choices characteristic of a much larger university while retaining a friendly, small-college atmosphere on a park-like campus.

UNI is located in picturesque Cedar Falls, Iowa, a riverfront town with many recreational, cultural and entertainment opportunities. It was named a 2010 Distinctive Destination by the National Trust for Historic Preservation. The metropolitan community of Cedar Falls/Waterloo has a combined population of 165,000 and offers a pleasant residential setting with a strong and growing industrial base. Cedar Falls is a friendly, affordable community located about 300 miles from Minneapolis, St. Louis, Kansas City and Chicago.

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.

 All employees are expected to exhibit and convey good citizenship within the program, the department, college, university activities, collegial interactions, and maintain the highest standards of integrity and ethical behavior.  UNI is a tobacco free campus  

APPLICATION MUST BE RECEIVED BY 4:30 p.m. on Friday August 12, 2022.

Type of Employment: Full-Time

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