Kettering Health Network

  • Dispatcher/Metal Detector - Part Time - Grandview Med Center

    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(5/16/2018 10:42 AM)
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  • Overview

    The Grandview Medical Center Police Department (GMCPD) operates 24/7/365 as a private police department recognized by the State of Ohio. Our department currently provides police services to six Kettering Health Network facilities, (Grandview, Southview, Soin, and Greene Memorial Medical Centers, Huber Heights and Preble County Emergency Departments) and operates two separate dispatch centers (Grandview and Soin).

    Police Dispatchers primary function is coordinate emergency and non-emergency responses while accurately and calmly communicating pertinent information to responding officers. Police Dispatchers must professionally represent the GMCPD responding quickly and accurately to all telephone or radio inquiries to emergency medical situations and/or police related matters.

    Responsibilities & Requirements


    • Requires ability to operate specialized communications radio equipment
    • Requires ability to remain calm and perform duties under emergency and high stressed situations
    • Requires ability to respond quickly and accurately to all telephone and/or radio inquires; request for assistance in emergency and non-emergency medical or police related matters
    • Requires general knowledge of department and medical center information in offering assistance and direction to visitors etc.
    • Requires professionalism when in contact with staff, visitors, patients or other Emergency Medical staff
    • Requires ability to maintain professionalism during confrontation that may occur during telephone or face-to-face interactions
    • Operate and monitor multiple in-house CCTV, alarm and access systems including the computer aided dispatch (CAD) taking necessary action when needed
    • Requires dispatching police related emergency and non-emergency calls
    • Use of Matrix card access system


    • High school diploma or equivalent.
    • Previous experience in law enforcement as dispatcher desirable


    Preferred Qualifications


    The policy of the Grandview Medical Center Police Department and the Kettering Health Network is to provide equal opportunity to all our employees and applicants for employment in our tobacco and drug free environment. All offers of employment are followed by testing for controlled substance and Nicotine. Job offers will be rescinded for candidates for employment who test positive for Nicotine. Tobacco-free means smoking or using tobacco products is not permitted on our campuses; any company owned or leased locations and vehicles. Kettering Health Network will not hire individuals who use tobacco or Nicotine products in any form. Decisions concerning employment, transfers, and promotions are made upon the basis of the best qualified candidate without regard to color, race, religion, national origin, age, sex sexual orientation, marital status, ancestry, status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran or any other characteristic protected by law. Information provided on this application may be shared with any Kettering Health Network facility. The Kettering Health Network and Grandview Medical Center Police Department is pleased to be an Equal Employment Employer.


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