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Job Details

Truck Scheduler

Employer

PPG Roadlines Inc.

Date Posted

September 19, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $27.30 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 50 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Oct 19, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

PPG Roadlines Inc.

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Work setting

  • Trucking firm
  • Transportation company

Tasks

  • Prepare user guides and other public service information
  • Review schedule requisitions, passenger counts and cargo, running times and distances to establish schedule parameters
  • Design new or modify existing schedules using computer software or other methods
  • Maintain equipment and personnel records
  • Assign personnel to equipment and routes and schedule work shifts
  • Compile equipment and personnel records to produce operating reports
  • Incorporate into route plan factors such as peak travel periods, holidays, special events and construction with emphasis on time and cost efficiency
  • Review personnel availability and other pertinent information to establish schedule parameters

Security and safety

Criminal record check

Transportation/travel information

Valid driver's licence

Work conditions and physical capabilities

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

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Dependability
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Initiative
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Experience

7 months to less than 1 year


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Truck Scheduler is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Transportation Route and Crew Schedulers
METHODICAL

Interest in co-ordinating information to incorporate into route plans such factors as peak-travel periods, holidays, special events and construction that affect time and cost efficiency; and in maintaining equipment and personnel records

INNOVATIVE

Interest in speaking to assign personnel to equipment and routes and schedule work shifts; and in designing new, or modifying existing, schedules; may prepare user guides and other information for the public regarding services

objective

Interest in operating computer software to adjust schedules and design new or modify existing schedules

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 for this NOC group 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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