RISD's Department of Public Safety is seeking to hire a full-time Quad/Safety Dispatcher to join their team. This position is responsible for maintaining a public access safety and security office in an efficient, professional manner.
This position is covered under a Collective Bargaining Agreement between Rhode Island School of Design and the Rhode Island School of Design Public Safety Officers' Association.
Dispatch and receive calls over a two-way radio system.
Dispatch and receive calls over the telephone for emergency and non-emergency requests for service.
Deal effectively with members of the public and college community through walk in complaints or requests for service.
Maintain departmental paperwork including logging in all calls on the ARMS computer system and dispatching information as a result of it being received.
Monitor the CCTV, college access control, and fire life and safety systems.
Provide information on RISDrides, as needed.
Responsible for issuing and inventory of equipment, keys and property including lost and found items.
High School diploma or and equivalent combination of education and work experience.
One to two years' security related work experience.
Familiarity with computers and related software programs.
Successful passing of pre-employment physical, fingerprinting, and National Crime Records Check.
Public Safety Officers' Association
32-hours per week. 2nd or 3rd shift TBD.
Documents Needed to Apply
Incomplete applications will not be considered. Please upload all required documents.
The successful candidate will be required to meet our pre-employment background screening requirements.
RISD recognizes diversity and inclusivity as fundamental to its learning community and integral to an art and design education. We welcome candidates whose experience has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. RISD is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, or any other protected characteristic as established by law.
For internal use only - Job Family:
Safety & Security
Internal Number: R-00369
About Rhode Island School of Design
Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), founded in 1877, is a fine arts and design college located in Providence, Rhode Island. Enrolling about 2000 undergraduates and 400 graduate students from across the United States and 55 other countries, RISD offers 16 undergraduate majors and 16 graduate majors, and is ranked annually by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top art and design schools in the United States. RISD’s rigorous education encourages creative experimentation and intellectual risk-taking, challenging students to question their approach to art making through critical thinking. There are over 90,000 works of art in the RISD Museum, which houses a collection of fine and decorative art objects. The first public galleries opened in 1893. The RISD Library is one of the oldest independent art college libraries in the country with more than 150,000 volumes and 380 periodical subscriptions which offer unusual depth and richness in the areas of architecture, art, design, and photography. The RISD campus is contiguous with the campus of Brown University and the two institutions share social, academic, and community resources.RISD recognizes diversity and inclusivity as fundament...al to its learning community and integral to an art and design education. We welcome candidates whose experience has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. RISD is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, or any other protected characteristic as established by law.