Street Department Dispatcher

Receive and record public requests for street maintenance services.

What does a Street Department Dispatcher do?

Receives and records public requests for street maintenance services, and relays work orders to maintenance crews, using telephone and two-way radio: Receives telephone requests from public for services, such as street repair, repair of traffic signals, erection of traffic barricades, and snow removal. Relays work orders, messages, and information to or from work crews, supervisors, and field inspectors. Answers routine questions from public and directs requests for other information to designated personnel. Maintains daily log of work orders, messages, or reports received and relayed.