Dispatcher

  • Full-time
  • Belfast, Bath, ME
  • $15.60 per hour USD / Year
  • November 16, 2022

EMPLOYER: Waldo Community Action Partners

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Description:

Waldo Community Action Partners is seeking Dispatchers!  Would you like to make a difference in your community?  Do you like to organize and coordinate work?  A job as a Dispatcher may be right for you!

WCAP provides transportation services to residents of Waldo, Knox, Lincoln, and Sagadahoc counties as well as the communities of Brunswick and Harpswell through its MidCoast Public Transportation and MidCoast Connector Maine Care transportation programs.  These services provide access for community members to medical services, work, shopping, social events and more.

As a Dispatcher, you would be responsible for efficiently assigning trips to drivers and subcontracted companies.

Some of the duties include:

Assign and reassign trips to transportation providers.

Provide drivers with assistance and instruction during transport, including directions as needed.

Assist in handling accidents, incidents and vehicle break downs.

Working closely with other transportation staff to identify certified providers available to conduct transports and assist in driver recruitment.

Maintain driver information in department databases.

Coordinate vehicle availability with the Fleet manager.

Perform client intake and data entry.

Requirements:

1) Must have adequate transportation, a valid driver's license and meet WCAP's insurance requirements. 2) Must meet WCAP's background clearance requirements. 3) Ability to pass pre-employment and on-going random drug-alcohol testing.

Qualifications:

1) At least two years of related office experience. 2) Strong communication skills. 3) Must be flexible and able to work with multiple staff members. 4) Strong time management and organizational skills. 5) Proficient skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook, and other specialized software specific to the position. 6) Must be familiar with Region 5 area. 7) Must be trained in Easy Rides software within 30 days of hire. 8) High School graduate or equivalent.
Pay Rate: $15.60 per hour

How to Apply:

Contact: Bonnie Speck
Phone: (207) 338-6809

To apply for this job email your details to: hr@waldocap.org