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Job Code:201067
Job Title:DISPATCHER
Job Category:LOGISTICS/DISTRIBUTION/WAREHOUSING
Location:MISSISSAUGA, ON

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POSITION TITLE:

Dispatcher

COMPENSATION:

Competitive compensation package, including benefits

EMPLOYMENT TYPE:

  • Permanent, Full Time, Nights
  • 4 days on - 3 days off

THE COMPANY:

Our client, a family-run, industry leader in transportation, logistics and distribution in North America, has paved the way for over 70 years. Since day one, this employer of choice has embraced cutting edge technology and progressive practices. All the while keeping their eye firmly on the prize of being the leading provider of supply chain logistics services by offering their clients a competitive range of value-added services.

Their mandate, and key to success, has always been to maintain a team of responsible and committed transportation and distribution experts who partner with their clients to provide first class solutions. They do so in a manner that prizes, above all else, safety, quality, agility, efficiency and innovation.

They employ thousands of professionals, sport a fleet of thousands of tractors and trailers, and operate dozens of distributions centres and terminals throughout Ontario and Quebec.

THE OPPORTUNITY:

This is an opportunity to join an employer of choice who provides the resources, support and infrastructure to expertly carry out the duties of each important position within the organization. Our client is a rare breed in today’s work-a-day world, respectful of the fact their employees have interests and obligations independent of their work-related duties and mindful of the importance of a positive work/life balance. As a result, they extend to their teams various programs to support their employees in these initiatives

Two talented individuals will be fortunate to join our client and this progressive organization in the very important and essential capacity of Dispatcher. If you are someone who thrives under the unique pressure that comes with the world of dispatching, who has an almost innate ability to plan, think ahead and on their toes, and who can multi-task like few others…we want to hear from you.

To succeed in this demanding but rewarding role you will need be entrusted to work with both the organization’s drivers and customers alike in a professional and productive manner. If you’re someone who takes pride in their work and a job well-done and who derives great personal and professional pleasure from their accomplishments well…this opportunity, this role and this organization are for you!

LOCATION:

Mississauga, ON

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

  • Scheduling and routing of drivers trips
  • Proactive communication with the drivers for planning and delivery fulfillment purposes
  • Coordinating runs while optimizing company equipment
  • Record all relevant information pertaining to pickups and deliveries into the software/dispatch system
  • Verify driver departure and destination routing
  • Adapt to changes which clients may request “at the last minute
  • Ensure compliance to all transportation laws and regulations
  • Demonstrate respect and fairness when dealing with drivers

EXPERIENCE: In order to be COMPETITIVE for this position, you will have:

  • 3 years of dispatch experience
  • Strong problem-solving abilities
  • Extensive knowledge of North American geography
  • Experience creating and modifying bills of ladings
  • Demonstrated ability to work under pressure and to multitask
  • Strong planning and organizational skills

DATE:

September 4, 2018

REQUIRED TRAVEL:

No

RELOCATION ASSISTANCE:

No

MANAGES OTHERS:

No

JOB CATEGORY:

Logistics/Distribution/Warehousing

INDUSTRY:

Transportation:Ground/Trucking

CONTACT:

Charmaine Kapasky: Recruitment Consultant - Transportation and Logistics

HOW TO APPLY:

Please click on the “APPLY” button located elsewhere on this job posting (preferred) or email your resume to: ckapasky@stoakley.com

KEYWORDS:

Trucking, Transportation, Dispatch, Dispatcher, Tractor Trailer, Logistics

JOB ORDER NUMBER:

201067

ABOUT STOAKLEY-STEWART CONSULTANTS:

Stoakley-Stewart Consultants Ltd. is an Executive Search/Recruiting Firm with international reach. We opened our doors in 1977 and have grown to be one of the most successful employment agencies in Canada, boasting over 300 person-years of recruiting expertise.  We house a team of top-notch consultants, each acting as Subject Matter Expert in their chosen field. As a result we provide professional recruiting services to clients and candidates in a variety of industries.

This expansive breadth of experience allows us, as a firm, to satisfy all of your hiring/employment needs. In accordance with Canadian laws, it is the policy of Stoakley-Stewart Consultants to consider all qualified individuals for available positions without regard to race, colour, religion, sexual orientation, country of origin, age, disability etc.

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