University of South Carolina Division of Law Enforcement and Safety

Columbia , SC
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Communications Specialist III

University of South Carolina Division of Law Enforcement and Safety
Columbia, SC Full time
Posted on March 11, 2018

University of South Carolina - Division of Law Enforcement and Safety 

(Columbia Campus)

Now accepting applications for the following positions:


Communications Specialist III

Job Type: Full-Time

Starting pay: $32,000

Deadline: Open until filled

Job description: The 9-1-1 Telecommunications Operator assists in the operation of the police communications center; serves as the initial contact person responsible for monitoring fire and burglar alarm signals system-wide; notifies the proper officials and/or emergency contacts when alarm activations occur; monitors 911, TTY, and dispatches appropriate calls for services; and enters activity into the CAD system in a timely manner.

Minimum Requirements: High school diploma and 2 years call center or customer service experience utilizing voice communications systems or central switchboard operations. An associate’s degree in a technical communications discipline may be substituted for the required experience. 

Benefits: Include enrollment in SC Retirement System; State of SC health, dental and vision insurance; paid holidays and overtime opportunities; tuition assistance available after six months of employment.

Applications must be submitted online.

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Posting number STA00264PO18

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