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Student Positions

DPS is frequently hiring full-time students for two positions: Student Dispatcher & Student Patrol. See Employment Listings via Human Resources for details about the position and to submit an application.

Student Dispatcher

Dispatchers work between 10 – 20 hours a week, including weekends and overnights. Dispatchers man the Public Safety booth in the Urn/Mort lobby 24 hours a day, and must multi-task between phone calls, radio traffic, and walk-up service while maintaining accurate and complete logs of parking, keys, fobs, and more. A high-responsibility, high-reward position that all students looking for a fun challenge should apply for!

Student Patrol

Patrols work between 8 – 20 hours a week during evenings and weekends. Patrols are in the field providing walking and driving escorts, locking and unlocking buildings and classrooms, and otherwise assisting the officers and the general campus population. Applicants should have a drivers license and a clean driving record. A high-responsibility, high-reward position that all students looking for a fun challenge should apply for!