Reporting to the Manager of the Provincial Security Communications Centre this position is responsible for: Monitoring radio activity with a primary focus on Officer Safety. Receiving calls for urgent and non-urgent requests for security assistance. The timely and efficient documentation of all AHS Provincial Protective Services Officers’ activities. Researching and delivering information from various information data base systems. Coordinating the administrative assignment of AHS Provincial Protective Services Officers. Please note this will be a 4 on 4 off rotation.
As the Telecommunications Officer you will monitor radio activity to maintain awareness of field activities, ensure pertinent operational information is shared and provide an immediate link to emergency and non-emergency assistance on behalf of Protective Services Officers.
Classification: Telecom Operator/Dispatcher
Union: AUPE GSS
Department: Protective Services Op Support
Primary Location: Alberta Hospital Edmonton
Multi-Site: Not Applicable
Posting End Date: 30-OCT-2020
Temporary Employee Class: Temp F/T Benefits
Date Available: 30-OCT-2020
Temporary End Date: 01-JUL-2021
Hours per Shift: 12
Length of Shift in weeks: 8
Shifts per cycle: 26
Shift Pattern: Days, Evenings, Nights, Weekends, On Call
Days Off: As Per Rotation
Minimum Salary: $26.93
Maximum Salary: $32.85
Vehicle Requirement: N/A
Completion of Grade 12. Completion of certificate or diploma related to Emergency Communications and Response, Law Enforcement, Security or Criminology. Must be eligible for Solicitor General's Community Peace Officer Level II appointment.
Additional Required Qualifications:
Prior experience with radio dispatch in a fast-paced environment with a background in the following areas: Telephone communications/switchboard systems, computer experience with a variety of software applications, two way radio systems and equipment, filing and records management systems.
Valid first aid certificate, BCLS-HCP Training.