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Job Details

Transportation Manager

Employer

Anton Freight INC

Date Posted

July 05, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $46.98 hourly
  • Work Hours 50 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Aug 04, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Anton Freight INC

Languages

English

Education

Bachelor's degree

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Class 1/1F/A Licence (semi trailer trucks)

Documentation Knowledge

Driver logbook

Experience

5 years or more

Additional Skills

Recruit, train and supervise staff

Specific Skills

  • Oversee the setting of transportation service rates and monitor revenue
  • Negotiate for services and preferential rates
  • Establish and implement policies and standards for the transportation and storage of goods
  • Receive and relay information to central dispatch
  • Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials
  • Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo
  • Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy
  • Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment
  • Ensure transport compliance with regulations
  • Oversee the scheduling and dispatching of vehicles and goods
  • Monitor company's or department's performance, prepare reports for senior management, and plan for changes to schedules and policies
  • Arrange for shipping documentation and the tracking and tracing of goods in transit
  • Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate daily operations

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Willing to travel for extended periods
  • Willing to travel overnight

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Sitting
  • Large workload
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

  • Staff accommodation provided
  • Various locations

Transportation/Travel Experience

National

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Judgement
  • Values and ethics
  • 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:

61 hidden spring green n.w
Calgary, Alberta T3A5N2

Advertised Until

Aug 04, 2021

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 Transportation Manager is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Transportation Managers, Operations
DIRECTIVE

Interest in co-ordinating information to direct, control and evaluate the operations of transportation companies, and to determine safety procedures for the handling of dangerous goods; and in overseeing dispatch of vehicles, vessels or aircraft and in recruiting personnel and overseeing their training

METHODICAL

Interest in monitoring company and departmental performance, in planning changes to schedules and policies and in ensuring that company procedures comply with transport regulations

social

Interest in negotiating with personnel and senior management to change schedules and 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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Transportation Managers, Freight Traffic
DIRECTIVE

Interest in co-ordinating information to direct, control and evaluate companies or departments responsible for transportation and movement of goods, to set performance goals and to oversee the setting of service rates; and in recruiting personnel and overseeing their training

METHODICAL

Interest in overseeing the scheduling and dispatching of goods and the tracking and tracing of goods in transit, and in monitoring revenue

social

Interest in negotiating with carriers, warehouse operators and insurance company representatives for services and preferential rates

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.

Learn More

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