Emergency Dispatcher Job Description
The following is a full job description for Emergency Dispatcher. Here are the requirements and responsibilities for Emergency Dispatcher along with statistics. If after reading this page you determine that Emergency Dispatcher is not the position you are looking for, you may want to try one of these similar titles: Dispatcher, Dispatcher, Sr., Security Dispatcher - Casino, Emergency Services Director, Nurse Practitioner - Emergency Room, Physician - Emergency Room, Emergency Medical Technician, Staff Nurse - RN - Emergency Room, Head Nurse - Emergency Room
Requirements and Responsibilities For Emergency Dispatcher
Responsible for responding to calls for emergency and non-emergency assistance and in dispatching law enforcement, fire fighting, or rescue units. Transmits and receives coded and conventional messages, differentiates between routine, priority, and emergency messages, and initiates or follows through on responses as required. May enter unit response and data into database. Requires a high school diploma with 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Works under general supervision. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.
Also Referred to as: Emergency Dispatcher, Emergency Dispatch Operator
Similar Jobs:  Dispatcher, Dispatcher, Sr., Security Dispatcher - Casino, Emergency Services Director, Nurse Practitioner - Emergency Room, Physician - Emergency Room, Emergency Medical Technician, Staff Nurse - RN - Emergency Room, Head Nurse - Emergency Room
Categories:  Fire, Law Enforcement, and Security, Entry Level, Government, Logistics
Industries:  Business Services, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Healthcare,
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