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Job Details

Dispatchers Supervisor

Posted on Aug 21, 2020 by Eagle Motor Freight Inc

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $28.25 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Oct 19, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

Eagle Motor Freight Inc

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • MS Access
  • MS Excel
  • MS PowerPoint
  • MS Windows
  • MS Word
  • Electronic scheduler
  • MS Outlook

Work Setting

Transportation

Workers Supervised

  • Transportation route and crew schedulers
  • Shippers and receivers
  • 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

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

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.

Advertised Until

Oct 19, 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 Dispatchers Supervisor 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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