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Company: Bowling Green Municipal Utility
Location: Bowling Green
Posted on: May 5, 2022

Job Description:

Job DescriptionDescription/Job SummaryBGMU is accepting applications for the position of Dispatcher. This full-time position will be scheduled to work 1st shift (7a to 7p) every Sun/Mon/Tues and alternating Saturdays. This position is NOT subject to any residency requirement. As this department has 24/7 scheduling, this position will work some holidays. The position provides the opportunity to learn about our utility and to obtain work experience that could be beneficial when applying for future open positions within our organization. The Dispatcher assists operations, engineering and customer service personnel by performing technical work involving radio dispatching and operational control of the electric, water/wastewater and fiber optic infrastructure systems. Essential duties include:

  • Performs radio dispatching for electric line and service crews, water/wastewater service crews, fiber crews and customer service personnel.
  • Operates electric and water/wastewater SCADA systems, NISC customer database software, Milsoft Outage Management System and GIS.
  • Interacts with customers regarding billing, work notifications and trouble reports.
  • Interacts with electricians and contractors regarding scheduling and system work.
  • Coordinates KY811 dig notifications with crews and cross references utility owned underground facilities.
  • Coordinates outage notification and restoration of utility services.
  • Interacts with other City/County/Utility agencies to coordinate work.
  • Performs minor switching of the electric system.Skills and Qualifications: Requires computer proficiency and the ability to become competent with BGMU's utility-specific software and with Microsoft Word and Excel. Requires communication skills that ensure clear and effective transfer of information to employees and customers. Must be able to acquire knowledge of BGMU policies and knowledge of the BGMU service area. Requires the ability to receive, transmit and carry out complex oral and written instructions; must be able to report for work on short notice at times; must be able to stay alert and productive in a solitary work environment and remain calm during high stress conditions. Required Qualifications
    • A high school diploma or graduate equivalency.Preferred Qualifications
      • 24 hours of college-level coursework in an engineering discipline OR vocational school training in an engineering or electrical field of study.

Keywords: Bowling Green Municipal Utility, Bowling Green , DISPATCHER, Professions , Bowling Green, Kentucky

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