Dispatcher, Trucks

Posted on Sep 22

Essex Freight Way Ltd

Winnipeg, MB

Personal Suitability

Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Client focus; Reliability; Organized

Service Experience Trucking

Work Location Information Relocation costs covered by employer

Ability to Supervise 16-20 people

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Repetitive tasks; Physically demanding; Attention to detail; Tight deadlines

Transportation/Travel Information Valid driver's licence

Work Setting Transportation

Additional Skills

Maintain work records and logs; Ensure proper functioning of equipment; Perform general office duties; Monitor personnel workloads and locations; Provide customer service

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

Spreadsheet; MS Windows; Internet; Electronic mail

Dispatcher Specific Skills

Record mileage, fuel use, repairs and other expenses; Receive requests for emergency assistance or service; Dispatch personnel according to schedules and work orders; Dispatch personnel as required by emergency situations; Assist with maintenance of communications equipment; Advise vehicle operators of traffic and other problems; Schedule assignments and co-ordinate activities of vehicle operators, crews and equipment; Keep track of shipments; Follow-up on issues with work orders; Knowledge of cross border dispatching regulations and practices; Knowledge of highway trucking and associated rules and regulations; Maintain vehicle operator work records

Experience Will train

Education Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Languages English

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