Truck Dispatcher

Location: Chestermere, AB
Salary: $24.50 / Hour
Vacancies: 1 Vacancy
Employment groups: Youth, Visible minorities, Indigenous people, Newcomers to Canada
Terms of employment: Permanent, Full time 35 to 44 Hours / Week
Start date: As soon as possible
Employment conditions: Early morning, Morning, Night

Job requirements


Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

1 to less than 7 months

Ability to Supervise
5-10 people

Security and Safety
Drug test, Driver's validity licence check

Transportation/Travel Information
Own transportation

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Work under pressure

Work Location Information
Urban area

Personal Suitability
Reliability, Flexibility, Excellent oral communication, Effective interpersonal skills, Excellent written communication

Additional Skills
Maintain work records and logs, Perform general office duties, Monitor personnel workloads and locations, Organize warehouse and work areas, Light cleaning duties, Ensure accuracy of completed time sheets, payroll and other summaries, Ensure proper functioning of equipment, Provide customer service

Business Equipment and Computer Applications
Word processing software, Mapping and data visualization software, Dispatch management service software, Monitoring and tracking software, Electronic scheduler, Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment, Database software, Electronic mail, Spreadsheet, Internet, MS Windows

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

Service Experience
Delivery, Tow truck, Taxi, Snow removal, Trucking

Work Setting

How to apply
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