Alarm Room Operator at Vectrus 2019
Career Kenya: Alarm Room Operator at Vectrus 2019
Employment vacancy : Today Recruitment Kenya
Vectrus is a leading provider of global service solutions in the areas of Information Technology and Network Communication services, and Facility and Logistics services.
Since 1945, we’ve succeeded by tackling some of the world’s most difficult challenges. Our management team averages 28 years of experience in the military and industry, and our globally diverse workforce, including more than 35% of our employees reporting a military background, provide us with highly resourceful and experienced problem solvers. We currently operate in 18 countries across four continents, in both stable and unstable environments, employing approximately 5,000+ people and managing more than 7,250 subcontractor personnel.
This position is responsible for receiving emergency information and dispatching fire and
emergency services department personnel. This position is the hub of communication and records for the department. Performs a variety of other associated tasks.
MAJOR JOB ACTIVITIES: Please list by order of priority and, if possible, provide the percentage of time spent on the activity all should equal 100%.
- Monitors the communications center 30%
- Receives alarms, alerts and dispatches Fire and Emergency Services crews accordingly. 15%
- Records and interprets data 10%
- Receives and relays pertinent communications 15%
- Conducts recurrent proficiency training and OJT. 15%
- Performs other duties as assigned by the Fire Chief 15%
- Education/Certifications: Two years related experience may be substituted for one year of education, if degree is required.
- High School Diploma or equivalent, Certified by IFSAC or Pro-Board to the Tele-communicator I&II level, Pass a English Proficiency Exam to at minimum the 9th grade level of comprehension & speech.
Minimum of two-years on the job experience as an Alarm Room Operator (ARO)
Able to write/speak and comprehend the English language to at minimum a 9th grade proficiency level.
Interested and qualified? Go to Vectrus career website on www.linkedin.com to apply