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Job Details

Truck Dispatcher

Posted on Sep 03, 2020 by Onway Trucking

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $15.00 to $22.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Sep 23, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

Onway Trucking

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Dispatcher Specific Skills

  • Dispatch personnel according to schedules and work orders
  • Schedule assignments and co-ordinate activities of vehicle operators, crews and equipment
  • Knowledge of highway trucking and associated rules and regulations

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail

Personal Suitability

  • Team player
  • 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

Sep 23, 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 Truck Dispatcher 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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