The Public Safety Dispatcher is responsible for maintaining effective and efficient communications between Departmental, University and outside Law and other Government Agencies.
Typically, a high school diploma is required. College coursework in police science, criminology or related field is preferred or equivalent experience. Incumbent will be expected to continue upgrading knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to keep abreast of regulation/policy changes.
Minimum two years of experience working in a higher education security, public safety agency, or law enforcement environment. Experience utilizing public safety radio communications systems is preferred.
Demonstrated knowledge of compliance requirements under state and federal regulations as they pertain to gathering and disclosing data.
Maintaining control in an emergency, using good judgment, initiative, and organizational ability. Ability to use good judgment and tact when carrying out public relations activities, e.g., giving directions, making discreet inquiries.
Exemplary communication skills (both written and oral) evidenced by a background in preparing reports and executive summaries. This position is deemed as Campus Security Authority (CSA) under the Jeanne Clery Act. This position is deemed a Mandatory Reporter by university policy. This position requires the incumbent to wear an approved duty uniform and utility belt and to abide by a uniform and grooming standards policy.
Founded in 1911, LMU is a premier Catholic university rooted in the Jesuit and Marymount traditions. Our enrollment includes 5,962 undergraduate, 2,129 graduate and 1,278 law school students. Our 142-acre bluff-top campus is located in West Los Angeles and is among the nation's most beautiful and green campuses.