Emergency Dispatcher

Oxford, OH
Miami University

Salary: $20.45 hr.

Position Summary:

Performs a variety of functions related to radio dispatching of emergency services (police/fire/medical) for the campus community, and basic administrative functions for the Miami University Police Department.

Essential Functions:

  • Receives and prioritizes incoming emergency calls from campus; obtains necessary information from callers; dispatches appropriate personnel and relays accurate information regarding situation.
  • Monitors campus alarm system; notifies appropriate personnel regarding any alarms received; monitors emergency channels of other agencies.
  • Conducts various computer checks regarding parking violations and other information as requested by officers.
  • Assists callers by answering questions and providing information.
  • Performs other related duties as necessary.


  • Requires high school diploma or GED.

Preferred Requirements:

  • APCO/or related emergency dispatch training.
  • Previous Law enforcement emergency dispatching experience.