Dispatcher, Trucks Posted on Feb 22, 2018 by PTL Carrier LTD
Location Edmonton, AB
Earnings $24.00 hourly
Work Hours 40 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1 Vacancy
Closing Date Mar 24, 2018
PTL Carrier LTD
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
- Assist with maintenance of communications equipment
- Advise vehicle operators of traffic and other problems
- Schedule assignments and co-ordinate activities of vehicle operators, crews and equipment
- Handle wake-up calls
- Keep track of shipments
- 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
1 to less than 7 months
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.
412- 107 Watt Common SW
Edmonton, Alberta T6X2C6
Mar 24, 2018
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Interest in compiling information to maintain operator work records using computerized or manual methods; and in monitoring personnel workloads and locations
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
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
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