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truck dispatcher


Source: Job Bank

Location

Winnipeg, MB
R2R2X5

Salary

$25.00 hourly

Additional Information

  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: Experience an asset

Tasks

  • Ensure accuracy of completed time sheets, payroll and other summaries
  • Maintain work records and logs
  • Monitor personnel workloads and locations
  • Perform general office duties
  • Provide customer service
  • Advise vehicle operators of traffic and other problems
  • Assist with maintenance of communications equipment
  • Contact customers to deliver requested wakeup calls
  • Dispatch personnel according to schedules and work orders
  • Follow-up on issues with work orders
  • Keep track of shipments
  • Knowledge of cross border dispatching regulations and practices
  • Knowledge of highway trucking and associated rules and regulations
  • Maintain vehicle operator work records
  • Operate radio equipment
  • Process and transmit information and instructions to co-ordinate the activities of vehicle operators and crews using dispatching equipment
  • Record mileage, fuel use, repairs and other expenses
  • Respond to urgent calls from individual who find themselves in life threatening situation and who require assistance
  • Schedule assignments and co-ordinate activities of vehicle operators, crews and equipment

Computer and technology knowledge

  • Mapping and data visualization software
  • Electronic scheduler
  • Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment
  • Internet
  • MS Windows

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Overtime required
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Tight deadlines
  • Work under pressure

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 32 to 40 hours per week

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