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The Lead Communications Dispatcher
supervises, coordinates and prioritizes all Communications Center
activities and acts in the absence of the Communications Manager. The
Lead position is also responsible for ensuring that standards of performance,
contractual requirements and client needs are
met in the daily operations of the Communications Center. Duties
include identify, investigate, and resolve service related issues; assist in the development of the communications center to ensure that the contractual obligations are
met; coordinate with other departments; communicate with, and
motivate employees; maintain departmental records and
reports; monitor call accounting software to ensure proper use of staff and
equipment; prepare written reports and summaries as requested; maintain positive behaviors, approaches, attitude and commitment to
interpersonal service toward customers, visitors, and coworkers.
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Communications Dispatcher Interview
Tell us about yourself.
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How long do you plan on working for us?
Who do you admire? Why?
What concerns you about our company?
How do you determine priorities?
Follow-up: How do you plan your day?
What happens when two priorities compete for your time?
What do you see as some of your most pressing developmental needs?
What have you been most frequently criticized for?
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Follow-up: What interests you least about this job?
If you could do one thing to improve the morale of the
Communications Center staff, what would it be?
Name three things that our company does well.
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