Emergency Services Dispatcher - 2719819

Vectrus
  • Emergency Services Dispatcher Jobs in Kuwait City - 2719819

    Vectrus
  • 1 - 3 Years
  • Kuwait City (Kuwait City)
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2719819

Job Description

Emergency Services Dispatcher ( PEN001685 )

Description

POSITION SUMMARY

Uses a computer-aided dispatch system, receive emergency calls from the public requesting police, fire, medical or other emergency services Determine the nature and location of the emergency; determine priorities, and dispatch police, fire ambulance or other emergency units as necessary and in accordance with established procedures Receive and process 911 emergency calls, maintain contact with all units on assignment, maintain status and location of police and fire units Monitor direct emergency alarms, answer non-emergency calls for assistance Enter, update and retrieve information from a variety of computer systems Monitor several complex public safety radio frequencies Operate a variety of communications equipment, including radio consoles, telephones and computer systems

MAJOR JOB ACTIVITIES

Emergency communication system dispatcher, receives emergency calls (police, fire, medical, hazmat, rescue, etc) via telephone, TDD, radio, fire alarm system, computerized alarm system and face-to-face

Dispatches firefighting apparatus, ambulances, rescue equip first aid services, & police to situations within camp boundaries

Operates radio equipment in accordance with Federal Communication Commission (FCC) regulationslocal emergency procedures

Maintains logs of calls

Answersscreens all 911 emergency callspersonal telephone inquiries

Performs routine administrativeclerical duties

Maintains office files, compiles statistical data reports, charts, etc

Receives, sorts, routes incoming mailcorrespondence and distributes

Uses standard computer programsprocedures to input or retrieve data

MATERIAL & EQUIPMENT DIRECTLY USED

Not Specified

WORKING ENVIRONMENTPHYSICAL ACTIVITIES

Not specified

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

EducationExperience

Two years related experience may be substituted for one year of education, if degree is required

Program Specific Requirements

Certified Telecommunications I&II

* Certified hazardous material awareness

* Experience working with fire, medical, and military terminology

* Understanding of affecting emergency plans, SOPs and mutual aid agreements

* Able to independently determine which processes, procedures and methods to use to effectively dispatch emergency response personnel and vehicles to scenes of emergencyincidents

* Experienced with emergency dispatching

Profile Summary

Type:Company Job

Role:Administration

Industry:IT-Software

Salary:As per Industry Standards

Function:Administration

Deadline:09th Oct 2024

Company Profile

Company:Vectrus
Website http://www.vectrus.com/
Industry Other Services (Other Services)
Company Turnover 1 - 100 Crores
Company Size 1 - 10 Employees



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