Dispatchers (Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance)

Top 3 dispatcher Jobs

  • Dispatcher - Sprague Energy - United States

    Makes on the spot decisions such as same day deliveries, cutting back orders due to no gauge readings, etc. • Instructs carriers on any special

  • Police Dispatcher - Dallas Police Department-Texas - Dallas, TX

    A minimum of 15 through 29 work hours per week will be counted as part-time employment and will receive half credit for the amount of time employed

  • DISPATCHER - Windstar - Sandy, UT

    Duties Answer dispatch calls and distribute assignments to truck drivers accordingly Provide customer service and support Create, track and maintain

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What Dispatchers Do

Schedule and dispatch workers, work crews, equipment, or service vehicles for conveyance of materials, freight, or passengers, or for normal installation, service, or emergency repairs rendered outside the place of business. Duties may include using radio, telephone, or computer to transmit assignments and compiling statistics and reports on work progress.


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