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Wish Me Luck!

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by yotanator, Mar 31, 2010.

  1. Mar 31, 2010 at 12:50 AM
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    yotanator

    yotanator [OP] Not your average girl

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    Tomorrow I have a job interview with the city police dept to be a dispatcher! :eek: I'm super excited and super scared.

    I did this interview two years ago when I had applied for the same position, but ended up moving. At least I know what it will be like. Just me.....in front of a long table of city council members, police chief, fire chief :eek:.

    Anyway, I really hope I get it! Wish me luck!
     
  2. Mar 31, 2010 at 12:54 AM
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    Best of luck to you.
     
  3. Mar 31, 2010 at 12:56 AM
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    JimBeam

    JimBeam BECAUSE INTERNETS!! Moderator

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    i hope youre better than our dispatchers

    i swear i dont think they pay attention to where we are or what we're doing

    at least my squad keeps up where we all are
     
  4. Mar 31, 2010 at 1:00 AM
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    yotanator

    yotanator [OP] Not your average girl

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    I certainly hope I do good. I've been on the other end too (having to listen to the dispatchers I mean) but for firefighting and EMS. I've been sent to the wrong house and a bunch of other BS. :mad:

    Thanks!
     
  5. Mar 31, 2010 at 1:04 AM
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    Krazie Sj

    Krazie Sj Resident Jackass

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    I like our Dispatchers out of Red Deer. We had a good conversation with them this afternoon.

    Me - Dispatch this is Rimbey Unit 3.

    Dispatch - Rimbey Unit 3, go ahead.

    Me - Dispatch, if you could be so kind as to mark this Unit at Red Deer Regional hospital please and thank you.

    Dispatch - Rimbey Unit 3, I can be as kind as to do that for you.

    Me - Thanks dispatch, it's service like this that keeps us coming back.

    Dispatch - (Lots of laughter in the backround) Roger that Unit 3.

    Good luck with your interview! Kick some ass, and if all else fails, show'em yur tits.

    Wait, what?
     
  6. Mar 31, 2010 at 1:07 AM
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    yotanator

    yotanator [OP] Not your average girl

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    :rofl:
     
  7. Mar 31, 2010 at 1:08 AM
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    here's how it would go here

    Central 246 show me 10-6 at hospital x/region/headquarters (your choice)
    246 central copies
    5 min pass
    246 central 10-xx at ________

    central 246 im 10-6 at _______
    246 central i copy

    at which point central would again attempt to dispatch me to the call
     
  8. Mar 31, 2010 at 1:14 AM
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    Krazie Sj

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    Just going out on a whim here, but I'm gonna say I think I like my Dispatch a wee bit better.
     
  9. Mar 31, 2010 at 1:15 AM
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    ive heard ours describe a subject as having "nappy" hair too :laugh:
     
  10. Mar 31, 2010 at 1:17 AM
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    yotanator [OP] Not your average girl

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    What? :confused: I'm trying to picture what that might look like....
     
  11. Mar 31, 2010 at 1:19 AM
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    yeah we just rolled with it...and went by clothing description



    in all seriousness...good luck! and think before you speak over the radio!
     
  12. Mar 31, 2010 at 1:21 AM
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    yotanator [OP] Not your average girl

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    Thanks! I will (If I get it that is):p
     
  13. Mar 31, 2010 at 1:22 AM
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    Wow. They do know radio chatter is all recorded right?
     
  14. Mar 31, 2010 at 1:24 AM
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    i would like to think they know that
     
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    good luck and if my name ever by chance comes across the radio, it was me and i wasnt there!
     
  16. Mar 31, 2010 at 10:39 AM
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    Good luck Katie!
     
  17. Mar 31, 2010 at 10:47 AM
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    yotanator [OP] Not your average girl

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    Thanks everyone!
     
  18. Mar 31, 2010 at 10:55 AM
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