WIH-Telecommunication Operator-Per Diem

Department: WIH-SWITCHBD OPERATORS
Operating Unit Women & Infants Hospital
Location: Providence, RI
Job ID: 7859
Job Status: Per Diem
Shift: Flex
End Date:

The Telecommunications Operator provides efficient and courteous handling of telecommunications services in the hospital, including maintaining and operating telephone switchboard equipment, answering and relaying calls through main-line console, and dispensing patient information according to established hospital policy.  Provides paging system and beeper system services as requested.

High school graduate or equivalent.  Previous experience working with telephone switchboard equipment desirable.  Must possess a good memory, a clear, well-modulated voice and strong interpersonal skills; must be able to perform job duties in an area where there are noisy conditions with frequent interruptions from visitors.  Must use discretion and judgment in handling telephone calls and visitors and be proficient in the English language.

WIH union internal posting period: 9/30-10/9/2020