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Chief Service or Work Dispatcher

Manage activities of Service or Work Dispatchers and power line workers.

What does a Chief Service or Work Dispatcher do?

Supervises and coordinates activities of DISPATCHERS, SERVICE OR WORK and power line workers to increase efficiency of work crews and equipment in routine maintenance and emergencies, such as floods or fire: Assigns duties to workers according to priority of trouble calls received. Relays information and technical instructions between linecrews and appropriate department heads concerning power line troubles requiring action not covered by standard operating procedures. Verifies that all switching operations are accurately recorded and reported to ensure safety of linecrews. May supervise DISPATCHERS, SERVICE.