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truck dispatcher


Source: Job Bank

Location

Mississauga, ON
L5T2A6

Salary

$28.50 hourly

Additional Information

  • Education:
  • Expérience:

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Work setting

  • Willing to relocate
  • Transportation

Tasks

  • 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
  • Dispatch personnel as required by emergency situations
  • 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
  • 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
  • Schedule assignments and co-ordinate activities of vehicle operators, crews and equipment

Supervision

  • 16-20 people

Computer and technology knowledge

  • Dispatch management service software
  • Monitoring and tracking software
  • Electronic mail
  • Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment
  • MS Windows

Service experience

  • Trucking

Work conditions and physical capabilities

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

Experience

  • 7 months to less than 1 year
  • Durée de l'emploi: Permanent
  • Langue de travail: Anglais
  • Heures de travail: 40 hours per week

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