Dispatch (Female, Age 28) in st. paul, NY

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At a Glance

Current Job

Basic data on your current job

Job TitleDispatch
Salary$30,000
Other Compensation None Set
Hours/Week40
Company Size(not answered)
Locationst. paul, NY
Years Experience3.5 years

Career Ratings

Opinions on your CAREER overall (i.e. not just your current job)

Years in Career0
Education(not answered)
Income Rating0 / 10
Interest Rating0 / 10
Work-Life Rating0 / 10
Fulfilment Rating0 / 10

Table of Contents

Current job Q&A

Describe the type of organization you work for.
telecommunications company, sales of large volume phone systems

Describe your job role and responsibilities.
scheduling

Please list an additional benefits (beyond compensation) that you receive.
2 weeks vacation, full health and dental

Do you feel you are under/over or well/fairly compensated at your current position?
under

Does your job entail you working with others on a daily basis? Is this something you like/dislike about your job? Please explain.
yes, I enjoy working with all types.

Do you work collaboratively with supervisors/managers?
Yes

Do you work collaboratively with your co-workers?
Yes

Describe your work location (e.g., office, home, theatre, in the field) and what you like/dislike about working in it.
office

Please rate each of the following aspects of your current job on a scale of 1-10 (10 being the highest/best):
Income: 3
Benefits: 4
Hours: 5
Co-Workers: 1
Supervisors: 2
Job Title: 8
Level of Responsibility: 6
The Actual Work: 7

How you got your job

How did you get your current job?
newspaper

What was the application process?
resume and application

Did you have to interview for your current job? If yes, what did the interview process entail?
3 interviews, interviews with president, supervisor, and tech team

If you can remember, what questions were you asked during the interview?
I don’t remember

Do you feel your employer properly prepared you for your job? Explain.
yes, trained for one week.

Was there training for your current position? If yes, what did it entail?
yes, short amount for company specific scheduling/client program

Do you feel your educational background prepared you for your job? Explain.
no, generals is not very helpful in the real world

If applicable, do you feel your internship experience helped you prepare for your job?
n/a

If someone wanted to go about getting a job similar to yours, what would you recommend for him or her to do?
experience

What skills do you think a person should have if they want to pursue a position like yours?
organization, social It requires a high amount of organization to coordinate contractors and technicians.

Do you feel that you need a certain level of education or training to be successful in your job?
yes

What advice would you give to someone who was about to start work in your position/ line of work?
stay on top of things and keep a level head

Long-term career plans

Is your current employment part of your overall career plan? Why or why not?
no. going back to school

What are your current career goals?
moving into the medical field

Is there anything else you would like to share about your career?
no

Prior work history

Please list your most recent jobs prior to this current job:

TitleLengthSalaryDescription
Prior Job 1dispatch3.530000scheduling
Prior Job 2instructor252000instructor for advanced students

Educational background

Please list your educational background:

High School GPA:3.78

GPASchoolDegree
College (Undergraduate)
or Technical/Vocational
4scientific collegen/a
Graduate or Professional
(Masters or Doctorate)