House of Blues EDC LV 2018 - Emergency Dispatcher in Las Vegas, Nevada

Job Summary:

THE ROLE

The successful Emergency Dispatcher will be responsible for receiving and dispatching requests for emergency and other requests from the event Command Post. Dispatchers will in turn dispatch appropriate resources based on the nature of the call and use our internal incident reporting system to record all aspects of the call.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Field radio calls for emergency and non-emergency situations

  • Dispatch appropriate personal based on the type of call

  • Consistently stay up to date with event logistics and move Health & Safety, Ground Control and medical staff around the property to anticipate where medical calls may take place

  • Coordinate with field supervisors to give breaks/lunches to field teams and document times

  • Monitor GPS tracking system

  • Keep detailed computerized logs of dispatch times and incident information

  • Coordinate breaks/lunches with other safety dispatchers to insure that the Command Post is continuously staffed

  • Prepare after action reports for every event worked

  • Reports to Health & Safety Management Team

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ability to work under pressure and in stressful and/or loud environments

  • Experience using two-way radios

  • EMT-D certification is highly desirable

  • Having a basic understanding of medical terminology is highly desirable

  • Must have and bring to the event a laptop in excellent working order

  • Typing speed 45+ words a minute

About Us

Named us as one of the Top 40 North American companies in attracting and keeping top talent by LinkedIn, Live Nation is the global leader in live entertainment and ticketing, and we offer a world of opportunity. Our Ticketmaster team doesn't just embrace new technology, we develop ground-breaking software and applications to support our world-leading ticketing platform. Our mix of legendary and brand new venues and restaurants, including the House of Blues, offer an array of hospitality careers. And our unparalleled roster of artists are supported by diverse professionals in all facets of finance, marketing and other corporate operations.

Generous vacation, healthcare and retirement benefits are just the foundation of supporting our full-time, global workforce of more than 10,000. We offer continuing professional development in addition to tuition reimbursement. We also provide paid time off to bond with a new child (plus a bonus to help with expenses); paid time off to care for a sick child and to volunteer for causes that are important to you. Plus, working for the world's largest live event and ticketing company means you'll have access to concerts, festivals, sports games and other events through our exclusive employee ticket concierge.

There is no bigger stage for your career. See what your future looks like at Live Nation Entertainment.