Utilities Service Dispatcher
Application Deadline: January 22, 2021 at 5pm EST.
Support the Charlottesville Department of Utilities in fulfilling its service to provide efficient and safe utilities to all in our community. The Utilities Service Dispatcher is an essential position with a primary function in performing responsible computer and telecommunications work under stressful conditions receiving emergency and routine calls in a 24-hour operations environment related to public utilities (gas, water, sewer, storm water) or public works (street, traffic or trash) inquiries and emergencies within the Charlottesville service area. Monitors gas regulating equipment of the gas distribution; dispatches service crews in response. This position reports to the Management Analyst III within Public Utilities.
The hiring amount will be between $15.09 and $19.00 an hour. Starting offer is based on applicable education, experience, and internal equity. This is a full-time, non-exempt, position. The position also provides excellent benefits including 13 paid holidays, paid vacation and sick leave, health insurance options with employer contribution, employer-paid life insurance, City’s retirement options, and continuing education/training opportunities.
– Any combination of education and experience equivalent to a high school diploma;
– A minimum of six months of office, customer service or clerical experience using computerized systems required;
– Position is subject to DOT drug and alcohol testing regulations;
– Note the required rotating shift schedule in the general summary.
TO APPLY: to view the complete job posting, rotating shift schedule information, and to apply, visit our employment website listed. Applications are only accepted online through our employment page and must be submitted prior to the listed closing date and time.
The City of Charlottesville is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Values Diversity at All Levels of its Workforce.