Job Title: 911 System Dispatcher I
Location: Arlington, TX
Reports To: Communications Supervisor Company: AMR-South
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
The Dispatcher I/ Systems Status Controller primarily dispatch 911 calls; deals with life and death situations, will offer pre-arrival instructions as indicated; and is responsible for receiving, recording and effectively managing requests for ALCS and BLS ambulance assistance/transport from various sources. The Dispatcher I/ Systems Status Controller maintains radio communication with units, allocate resources match dynamic system demands, and clears the beginning of shifts in the respective areas
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
High school diploma or equivalent
Ability to perform in a fast paced environment
Must be able to attain Emergency Medical Dispatch Certification as part of the internal training program
Must have prior experience in a Medical Dispatch Center.
Must understand Medical Terminology
While training is provided for the right candidates, the following is preferred:
Emergency Medical Dispatch Certificate.
Knowledge of medical terminology or prior medical training.
Experience in EMS Communications or public safety dispatch.
We are an EOE/AA employer and AMR selects the best individual for the job based on job related qualifications, regardless of race, color, sexual orientation, national origin, gender, age, veteran status, ancestry, marital status, or disability.
EOE including Veterans and Disabled