Police Dispatcher (Full-time)

CBN / Regent Campus Police Department - Virginia Beach, VA

Come join our team of Campus Police Communications Officers at The Christian Broadcasting Network (CBN), where we pride ourselves in serving our community with utmost excellence in emergency communications.

CBN/Regent Campus Police Department is seeking a full-time Police Dispatcher to function as a fully certified emergency communications officer, responding to emergency calls, prioritizing calls and alarms, responsible to dispatch officers to calls for service utilizing a radio system and computer-aided-dispatch. This individual will monitor security equipment, process alarms, and maintain operations in the Communications Center.

The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • Previous dispatcher, customer service and/or telephone-related experience
  • Ability to exercise good judgment and lead in emergency situations
  • Ability to interact with the public and co-workers in a positive and professional manner
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to speak clearly, hear, analyze, and react quickly to high-stress situations
  • Computer proficiency in MS Office, Outlook and Internet
  • Strong attention to detail with commitment to accuracy
  • Ability to successfully pass Dispatcher assessment
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to sit for extended periods of time
  • Submit to pre-employment drug screening and random urinalysis as directed
  • CPR and First Aid certification preferred, or ability to obtain
  • Certified Police Dispatcher preferred, or capable of being certified

Special Requirements: 

Employees must be able to work rotating shifts (days/evenings/midnights) including weekends and holidays and be available to work overtime when required to meet operational needs. This is a safety-sensitive position and is subject to random drug testing.