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Job Details

Truck Dispatcher Posted on Feb 22, 2018 by 1539487 ALBERTA LTD.

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $24.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Mar 24, 2018
Job Requirements


1539487 ALBERTA LTD.




Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience

Dispatcher Specific Skills

  • Record mileage, fuel use, repairs and other expenses
  • Receive requests for emergency assistance or service
  • Operate radio equipment
  • Operate computer-aided communications and dispatching equipment
  • 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
  • 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

Additional Skills

  • Maintain work records and logs
  • Ensure proper functioning of equipment
  • Ensure accuracy of completed time sheets, payroll and other summaries
  • Perform general office duties
  • Monitor personnel workloads and locations
  • Light cleaning duties
  • Organize warehouse and work areas
  • Provide customer service

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.

In Person

3780 20 st nw
EDMONTON, Alberta T6T1S4

Advertised Until

Mar 24, 2018

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).

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

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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