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Job Details

Dispatcher, Trucks

Posted on Sep 02, 2020 by BLUE DIAMOND TRANSPORT LTD

  • Location Rocky View, AB
  • Earnings $27.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Oct 02, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

BLUE DIAMOND TRANSPORT LTD

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Dispatcher Specific Skills

  • Record mileage, fuel use, repairs and other expenses
  • Receive requests for emergency assistance or service
  • Operate computer-aided communications and dispatching equipment
  • Dispatch personnel according to schedules and work orders
  • Advise vehicle operators of traffic and other problems
  • Follow-up on issues with work orders
  • Knowledge of cross border dispatching regulations and practices
  • Knowledge of highway trucking and associated rules and regulations
  • Maintain vehicle operator work records

Experience

7 months to less than 1 year

Additional Skills

  • Maintain work records and logs
  • Perform general office duties

Work Setting

Transportation

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Client focus
  • 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:

5720 – 84 street SE Rocky View No. 44
CALGARY, Alberta T1X0K1

Advertised Until

Oct 02, 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 Dispatcher, Trucks is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Dispatchers
METHODICAL

Interest in compiling information to maintain operator work records using computerized or manual methods; and in monitoring personnel workloads and locations

DIRECTIVE

Interest in operating computer-aided communications and dispatching equipment to process and transmit information and instructions to co-ordinate the activities of vehicle operators, crews and equipment; and in dispatching personnel according to written schedules, work orders and as required by emergency situations

SOCIAL

Interest in speaking with vehicle operators to advise on route and traffic problems such as construction, accidents, congestion, weather conditions and weight and size restrictions

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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