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tow truck dispatcher


Source: Job Bank

Location

Whitehorse, YT
Y1A5P8

Salary

$28.19 hourly

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years
  • or equivalent experience

Work setting

  • Repair and maintenance services
  • Transportation

Tasks

  • Light cleaning duties
  • Maintain work records and logs
  • Organize warehouse and work areas
  • Perform general office duties
  • Provide customer service
  • Advise vehicle operators of traffic and other problems
  • Assist with maintenance of communications equipment
  • Dispatch personnel according to schedules and work orders
  • Dispatch personnel as required by emergency situations
  • Maintain vehicle operator work records
  • Operate computer-aided communications and dispatching equipment
  • Operate radio equipment
  • Receive requests for emergency assistance or service
  • Record mileage, fuel use, repairs and other expenses
  • Schedule assignments and co-ordinate activities of vehicle operators, crews and equipment

Supervision

  • 3-4 people

Computer and technology knowledge

  • Word processing software
  • Electronic mail
  • Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment
  • Spreadsheet
  • Internet
  • MS Windows

Service experience

  • Tow truck
  • Trucking

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check

Work conditions and physical capabilities

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

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?

Health benefits

  • Health care plan

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