Posting Date: Tuesday, August 11, 2015

(Full Time, 48/36 hours Pitman)

General Duties and Responsibilities:

Responsible for providing emergency and non-emergency communication services for the campus community, in order to provide a safe and secure environment for the students, faculty, staff and visitors to campus. This is accomplished through the technical operation of several telephones, police radios, alarm systems, the operation of computer systems and monitoring of the surveillance system. Duties also include dispatching for 911 services; police, fire and EMS services; updating and maintaining dispatch records and the relay of information to officers in the field as requested. This position will rotate shifts between the dispatch desk and the university gatehouse.

Gatehouse responsibilities include monitoring and recording vehicles and pedestrians entering campus, issuing parking passes and collecting parking fees.

Selected candidate must be available nights, weekends and holidays; be able to complete a 3 month probationary period; be able to read, write, and speak English; and be able to communicate effectively in both oral and written reports.

Minimum Qualifications:

Candidate must have basic computer skills, excellent phone etiquette and good public relation skills. Must also have the abilities to work under pressure and to multi-task. Confidentiality is a must. Qualified applicant will take courses in: CPR Certification; Basic Telecommunication; and Emergency Medical Dispatch.

Interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter to:


To enrich education through diversity, Drew University is an AA/EOE.  In accordance with Department of Homeland Security regulations, successful candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.  This position is subject to a background check.