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University of Washington Police Department - Police Dispatcher / Call Receiver

  • Contact Information

    University of Washington Police Department - Police Dispatcher / Call Receiver
    3939 15th AVE NE
    Seattle, Washington 98105
    Phone: 206-685-6546
    Department Website

Agency Added: 06/30/2016 | Last updated: 08/18/2017

Community Information


Department Information


Area Information

  • County: King

Agency Requirements:

Category Requirement Required at time of..
Test Hire
Minimum Age 18 X  
US Citizen/Lawful Permanent Resident Yes X  
High School Grad/ GED Yes X  
Driver's License Required Not required. X  
Felony Conviction(s) as an Adult Convictions will disqualify.    
Felony Conviction(s) as a Juvenile Convictions will disqualify    
Ability to Read & Write the English Language Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communications skills to include demonstrated ability to clearly and concisely speak English and understand English. X  
College Requirement No    
Prior Experience Requirement Two years of experience to include dispatching responsibilities (e.g. Ambulance Dispatcher, Security Officer Dispatcher)

and/or completion of an accredited dispatcher program OR equivalent education/experience may be substituted for MQ except when there are legal requirements such as licenses/certification/registration.
Other Candidates must be able to successfully pass a typing test with a score of 35 WPM and a 90% accuracy rate. X  
Multiple Scores from Same Applicant We consider the highest score received within the past one year    
Request/ Access Scores On an as-needed basis as vacancies occur    

Current Hiring Status


Salary Information

$3727 to $5014/month, effective 7/1/2016

Benefit Information

As a UW employee, you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For a complete description of our benefits for this position, please visit our website by clicking the following link, University of Washington Employee Benefits