Are you a skilled communicator with a knack for multitasking? Are you passionate about providing exceptional customer service? Look no further! We are excited to announce that we are currently hiring Dispatchers to join our Transit Department in Gilbert, MN. As a Dispatcher, you will play a crucial role in ensuring smooth operations, managing routes, and delivering top-notch service to our valued customers. If you thrive in a fast-paced environment and are ready to take your career in transit to the next level, read on!
Responsibilities: Answering Calls, Dispatching, and More!
As a Dispatcher, you will be responsible for a wide range of customer service duties. Your day-to-day tasks will involve answering phone calls, efficiently dispatching drivers using our advanced computer systems, and effectively communicating with them via radio and computer dispatch systems. Additionally, you will handle administrative tasks to keep operations running smoothly. Your exceptional multitasking skills will be put to the test as you manage various responsibilities simultaneously.
Qualifications: Communication Skills and Technological Proficiency
To excel in this role, effective communication skills, both oral and written, are essential. You must be able to convey information clearly and concisely. As a Dispatcher, you will work extensively with computer systems and software products, so proficiency in these areas is crucial. Possessing a CDL with a passenger endorsement is a requirement for this position (obtainable within 30 days of employment). Moreover, your scheduling and route preparation abilities will contribute to the efficiency of our operations.
Essential Functions: Keeping Transit on Track
As a Dispatcher, you will be responsible for scheduling and maintaining routes on a daily basis. This involves meticulous planning and organization to ensure timely and efficient service. Accurate documentation of accident reports, daily paperwork, and route logs will also be part of your responsibilities. You will be a vital link between the transit system and the general public, providing route and schedule information and addressing their inquiries. Additionally, as needed, you may get behind the wheel and drive vehicles.
Additional Information: Opportunity Knocks in Gilbert, MN
We are currently seeking two full-time Dispatchers to join our team in Gilbert, MN. This is a fantastic opportunity to secure a stable position, with each role offering 40 hours per week. We value your contributions and commitment; therefore, we offer a competitive starting wage of $20.06 per hour. To be considered for this position, please submit your application by July 5, 2023. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, promoting diversity and ensuring equal opportunities for all applicants.
Conclusion: Apply Today and Start Your Journey in Transit
If you are ready to embark on an exciting career path in the transit industry, apply now to join our team as a Dispatcher! You will have the opportunity to showcase your exceptional communication skills, technological prowess, and multitasking abilities while contributing to the seamless functioning of our transit operations. Don’t miss this chance to make a difference in our community. We look forward to receiving your application and welcoming you aboard!
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