Review Vacancy

Date Posted: 05/03/22
Applications Due: 05/19/22
Vacancy ID: 104109

Position Information

AgencyUniversity at Buffalo

TitleC220064 - University Police Communications and Security Specialist 1 – University Police

Occupational CategoryEnforcement or Protective Services

Salary Grade10

Bargaining UnitOSU - Operational Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary RangeFrom $44371 to $44371 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Provisional

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%


Workweek Variable

Hours Per Week 40


From 12 AM

To 11:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No


County Erie

Street Address XXX

City Buffalo


Zip Code14214

Job Specifics

Minimum Qualifications Minimum Qualifications:
One year of full-time experience as a police or peace officer;
One year of full-time experience as a dispatcher for a public safety agency including fire departments, emergency medical services, or law enforcement;
One year of active U.S. military service as a dispatcher of military police or security personnel and an honorable discharge or under conditions in the NYS Restoration of Honor Act;
Thirty college credit hours from an accredited institution of higher education

Preferred Qualifications:
Possession of a current Security Guard photo ID issued by the New York State Department of State, and one year subsequent building guard experience.

Duties Description Position Summary:
Police Dispatchers perform a full range of radio and telephone operational duties in this 24-hour facility. This is a 24/7, 365 day a year operation and Police Dispatchers will be required to work all days and shifts as required. Dispatchers are required to:

• Process and prioritize incoming calls for police, fire and EMS assistance.

• Provide communication services within the University Police Departments at the campuses of the State University of New York.

• Function as a desk officer, dispatcher, and 911 operator. In this capacity, you may be required to operate a variety of communications equipment, including radio receiver and broadcast equipment, telephone equipment, E-Justice terminal equipment or other similar terminal equipment, personal computers, closed circuit television systems and electronic security systems.

Outstanding Benefits
Working at UB comes with benefits that exceed salary alone. There are personal rewards including comprehensive health and retirement plan options. We also focus on creating and sustaining a healthy mix of work, personal and academic pursuit – all in an effort to support your work-life effectiveness. Visit our benefits website to learn about our benefit packages.

Our Mission
The mission of the University at Buffalo Police Department is to provide a safe, friendly and welcoming environment for students, visitors, faculty and staff to live, learn, work and play.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Contact Information

Name Joshua Sticht

Telephone 7166458926


Email Address


Street XXX

City Buffalo

State NY

Zip Code 14214