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switchboard operator


Source: Job Bank

Location

Drayton Valley, AB
T7A1R7

Salary

$19.00 hourly

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 40 hours per week
  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: Experience an asset

Work setting

  • Private sector
  • Urban area

Tasks

  • Provide basic information to clients and the public
  • Obtain and process information required to provide customer service
  • Operate switchboard or telephone system
  • Record and relay information
  • Schedule and confirm appointments
  • Maintain work records and logs
  • Perform clerical duties, such as filing and sorting and distributing mail
  • Answer telephone and relay telephone calls and messages
  • Arrange teleconferences
  • Monitor mobile radio or telephone
  • Provide directory assistance
  • Provide emergency services
  • Manage routine office functions including reception, telephone and booking appointments
  • Receive and forward telephone or electronic enquiries

Computer and technology knowledge

  • MS Outlook
  • MS Word

Investigative expertise

  • Background checks (pre-marital, pre-employments etc.)

Area of specialization

  • Communications

Security and safety

  • Bondable

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Attention to detail
  • Sitting

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Analytical

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently a student?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?
  • What is your current level of study?

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • Bonus
  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)

Other benefits

  • Other benefits

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