COLUMBUS REGIONAL AIRPORT AUTHORITY
4600 INTERNATIONAL GATEWAY
COLUMBUS, OHIO 43219
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Updated: May 21, 2021
Classification: Communication Technician (Dispatcher)
The Columbus Regional Airport Authority has an exciting opportunity available for a Dispatcher in our Public Safety department.
Salary Information: $19.93 hourly
Benefit Information: Columbus Regional Airport Authority offers a competitive benefits package.
This role is responsible for prompt and accurate emergency and non-emergency communications in our airport Police department. The Dispatcher is a skilled emergency service position that receives emergency and non-emergency requests for police, fire, security and emergency medical service, determines the nature and urgency of calls and initiates police or other emergency personnel . The role maintains close contact with officers and airport personnel to monitor response and needed support requirements. The position requires a considerable degree of initiative and independent judgment within procedural boundaries in responding to emotionally, disturbed and sometimes aggressive individuals in a variety of situations. The role is the point of contact for various airport calls and the traveling public. The Dispatchers report to a Communications Center Manager.
Interested applicants can apply online at https://columbusairports.csod.com/ux/ats/careersite/1/home?c=columbusairports
US Citizen: Must be a US citizen
High School Grad/GED: Must possess a High School diploma or GED
Valid OHIO State Driver's License: Must possess and maintain a valid Ohio drivers license, in good standing.
Ability to Read/Speak English: Yes
Vision: Average, ordinary, visual acuity necessary to prepare or inspect documents or products, or operate machinery.
Prior Experience: Prior experience as a Communications Technician with another Public Safety agency is preferred.
Specific Disqualifiers/Behaviors: Felony, Criminal Activity Disqualifiers: Must past background check and fingerprinting and badging process to receive SIDA badge.
Driving Disqualifiers: Driver License must be in good standing.
Drug Use Disqualifiers: Must be able to pass a drug test.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Must have the ability to perform multiple tasks expeditiously, accurately, and simultaneously including:
Required Education and Experience: