DISPATCHER (Winnipeg, Manitoba)
Are you a deadline-driven, strategic thinker who is looking to build on your logistics career with a growing Winnipeg company?
As a Dispatcher for this respected transportation company, you will coordinate drivers, schedule pick-ups and deliveries within the a territory.
Your strong knowledge of coordinating city routes, combined with experience in freight planning, makes you the ideal candidate for this exciting position.
WHAT YOU WILL DO
Coordinate city pick-ups and deliveries according to customer requests
Plan and distribute trip schedules for drivers
Track equipment, drivers and freight using satellite GPS, phone calls, and text messages
Liaise with the customer service team on customer communications and issues resolution
Prioritize freight loads and customers to accommodate changes and problems as they arise
Liaise and collaborate with 3rd party freight companies to move freight
1+ year(s) of dispatch experience, preferably city routes
Strong understanding of driver scheduling and freight planning
Excellent communication and negotiation skills
Proven organization skills and attention to detail