Description

Salary: $12/hour
Job Description: Dispatcher

Summary
The Children’s Center is seeking a friendly, responsible Dispatcher for our Transportation department. Our Transportation department is comprised of bus drivers who transport preschool aged children to and from their homes and our preschool program. Under the supervision of the Transportation Supervisor, the Dispatcher receives and processes transportation requests from staff and clients, dispatches drivers and assists in the coordination of scheduling routes for clients’ bus transportation needs. Willing to train the right candidate.

Responsibilities
• Receive and process transportation requests
• Dispatch drivers as needed
• Assists in coordinating the scheduling of routes
• Work cooperatively with the clinical staff to meet the needs of the children
• Instruct drivers in policy procedures and schedule changes
• Fill-in for the Transportation Supervisor for vacation and sick days as needed

Requirements
• High school diploma or GED
• Must be extremely reliable, responsible and prompt
• Previous experience in coordinating schedules and/or dispatching desired
• Ability to operate computer and printer, possessing basic computer skills
• Ability to communicate clearly and effectively using a two-way radio, telephone, and written instructions
• Must be able to read and understand online maps for routing and scheduling purposes
• Ability to maintain composure in difficult or stressful situations
• Team and service focus paramount, as well as the ability to work well independently
• Ability to maintain confidentiality and work with discretion
• Bilingual (Spanish/English) communication skills helpful

The Children’s Center
The Children’s Center is a highly-respected nonprofit organization providing comprehensive mental health care to children and their families across the socioeconomic spectrum. The Children's Center is the recognized local expert in treatment related to childhood trauma for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers. We offer a range of services based upon the mental health needs of each child and family, including outpatient family and group therapy, and therapeutic preschool services. Our expertise is sought after by professionals from throughout the nation. We are committed to excellence. We strive for best-in-class.

Schedule
This is a part-time position. The daily schedule is generally 2-5pm, M-F, with additional hours occasionally necessary to fill in for the Transportation Supervisor.

Compensation
Starting pay is $12/hour.
Location: Salt Lake City
Status: Part time

Information

How to Apply: To Apply
Email resume to Julie Johnston at jjohnston@tccslc.org
Closing Date: Open until filled
Your Website: Visit organizational website.