Security Dispatcher

Covenant Health Knoxville, TN

Security Dispatcher

Full Time, 80 Hours Per Pay Period, Other Shift

Schedules are published in 4 week blocks, with the schedule being posted 7-10 days prior to the the schedule effective date. The weekday shifts will vary and weekends shifts are standard at 6:45-7:15 AM-PM or PM-AM.

Position Summary: Under the direction of the Safety Director, is responsible for coordinating the activities of the Dispatchers, through documenting and dispatching all incoming calls. Provides leadership and direction for the Dispatchers and assists in ensuring compliance with all policies and procedures relating to security.

Minimum Education: None specified; will accept any combination of formal education and/or prior work experience sufficient to demonstrate possession of the knowledge, skill and ability needed to perform the essential tasks of the job, typically such as would be equivalent to a high school diploma or GED. Preference may be given to individuals possessing a HS diploma or GED. Minimum Experience: Previous hospital experience preferred; prior radio dispatch or law enforcement related experience preferred. Must be 18 years of age or older Licensure Requirement: None