Job Category: City Government
The Position: This position performs a variety of duties in connection with the dispatch of Police Department units, Public Works units as necessary, and the maintenance of police records. The Per Diem Police Dispatcher position makes independent judgments in emergency situations, deals with the public in sensitive situations, and performs skilled typing and related clerical work, often of a confidential nature.
Time: Part-time, Temporary $35.35 to $42.98 Per Hour 960 Hours Per Year Max
Typical duties include:
Answering emergency and non-emergency telephones and conducting interviews with callers to determine the nature of the call, priority and appropriate response and/or action.
Dispatching Police Department units and, as necessary, Public Works units.
Taking police reports and processing requests for routine information received in person and by telephone or radio.
Performing a variety of clerical duties including: typing, confirming warrants, taking reports from citizens, fingerprinting, and processing applicable reports and records.
As necessary, assisting in the processing and transport of prisoners which includes the performance of matron duties.
Operates a variety of equipment including typewriter, word processor and computer terminals and assists in the training of new personnel.
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