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Job Details

Dispatch Logistician

Posted on Oct 18, 2020 by AK Logistics Inc.

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $26.50 hourly
  • Work Hours 35 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Nov 17, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

AK Logistics Inc.

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

1 to less than 7 months

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • MS Excel
  • MS PowerPoint
  • MS Windows
  • MS Word
  • Electronic scheduler
  • Dispatch management service software
  • Purchasing software
  • MS Outlook

Work Setting

Transportation

Workers Supervised

Dispatchers and radio operators

Specific Skills

  • Train workers in duties and policies
  • Resolve work related problems
  • Requisition or order materials, equipment and supplies
  • Recruit and hire staff
  • Prepare and submit reports
  • Establish work schedules and procedures
  • Ensure smooth operation of computer equipment and machinery
  • Conduct performance reviews
  • Co-ordinate activities with other work units or departments
  • Arrange for maintenance and repair work
  • Arrange training for staff
  • Co-ordinate, assign and review work
  • Plan, organize and oversee operational logistics of the organization

Transportation/Travel Information

Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Tight deadlines

Ability to Supervise

1 to 2 people

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

By Mail:

128 Martinwood way NE
CALGARY, Alberta T3J3G8

Advertised Until

Nov 17, 2020

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Dispatch Logistician is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Supervisors, Recording, Distributing and Scheduling Occupations
METHODICAL

Interest in co-ordinating the work of clerks and activities with other units and departments; and in submitting progress reports, ensuring the smooth operation of computer systems, equipment and machinery, and arranging for maintenance and repair work

DIRECTIVE

Interest in supervising the activities of workers; and in resolving work-related problems and establishing work schedules and procedures

SOCIAL

Interest in training workers in job duties, safety procedures and company policies

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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