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43-5031.00 - Public Safety Telecommunicators

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Scan status charts and computer screens, and contact emergency response field units to determine emergency units available for dispatch.

43-2021.00 Telephone Operators
  • Observe signal lights on switchboards, and dial or press buttons to make connections.
  • Operate telephone switchboards and systems to advance and complete connections, including those for local, long distance, pay telephone, mobile, person-to-person, and emergency calls.
  • Monitor automated systems for placing collect calls and intervene for a callers needing assistance.
  • Interrupt busy lines if an emergency warrants.
  • Operate paging systems or other systems of bells or buzzers to notify recipients of incoming calls.
43-5061.00 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks
  • Confer with department supervisors or other personnel to assess progress and discuss needed changes.
  • Revise production schedules when required due to design changes, labor or material shortages, backlogs, or other interruptions, collaborating with management, marketing, sales, production, or engineering.
  • Confer with establishment personnel, vendors, or customers to coordinate production or shipping activities and to resolve complaints or eliminate delays.
43-2011.00 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service
  • Operate communication systems, such as telephone, switchboard, intercom, two-way radio, or public address.
  • Page individuals to inform them of telephone calls, using paging or interoffice communication equipment.
  • Place telephone calls or arrange conference calls as instructed.
43-1011.00 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Consult with managers or other personnel to resolve problems in areas such as equipment performance, output quality, or work schedules.
  • Discuss work problems or grievances with union representatives.
49-1011.00 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
  • Confer with personnel, such as management, engineering, quality control, customer, or union workers' representatives, to coordinate work activities, resolve employee grievances, or identify and review resource needs.
  • Participate in budget preparation and administration, coordinating purchasing and documentation and monitoring departmental expenditures.

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