Dispatchers (Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance)

Top 3 dispatcher Jobs

  • Senior Driver G3 - World Food Programme - Maiduguri

    The latter usually occurs in offices with a large pool of drivers and very busy transport services where a Dispatcher role is required.


    Report accidents or other traffic disruptions to a central dispatcher, and follow directions when using an alternate route. Keep passengers informed of delays.

  • Distribution Substation Operator - IBEDC Plc - Sokoto

    Controlling equipment such as Current converter, Voltage transformers and Circuit breakers to regulate the flow of electricity through substations and overhead…

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What Dispatchers Do

Schedule and dispatch workers, work crews, equipment, or service vehicles for conveyance of materials, freight, or passengers, or for normal installation, service, or emergency repairs rendered outside the place of business. Duties may include using radio, telephone, or computer to transmit assignments and compiling statistics and reports on work progress.

Dispatcher Salaries

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