Asset Dispatcher / Brokerage Position

Pickering, ON

Our company is a Canadian-based trucking company located in Pickering, Ontario . Our professional, industry leading team picks up and delivers freight 24/7 across Canada and the USA. We believe that each employee contributes directly to the growth and success of the company and we are looking for a motivated and dedicated individual to join us.

 

DISPATCHER

 

JOB OVERVIEW:

Reporting to the Operations Manager you will be responsible, but not limited to, all activities involved in effectively covering all required trucks and shipments. By relaying information, directing resources and problem solving, you will work to ensure trucks are moving and customer freight is delivered in the most efficient manner possible therefore contributing to operational success and driver retention.

 

Option to work from home if not in the Pickering area.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:

  • Plan inbound/outbound/local/brokered loads for key customer accounts.
  • Allocate drivers and equipment efficiently to meet customer requirements, maximizing lane profitability and equipment use through planning, sourcing of acceptable loads and minimization of empty miles.
  • Develop and implement appropriate plans for achieving cost efficiency, quality improvements, improved responsiveness and department objectives.
  • Manage and resolve escalated issues.
  • On call as required.
  • Work with other Dispatchers to coordinate shipments.
  • Provide exceptional customer service with a proactive approach.
  • Follow all internal processes and consistently and accurately update TMS.
  • Promote and support all company policies and initiatives to ensure the safety of our employees, customers, property, the environment and the public.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • College and/or university degree.
  • Experience in the transportation industry as a Dispatcher/Planner.
  • Positive attitude and strong interpersonal skills.
  • Proven ability to effectively prioritize and manage multiple priorities.
  • Excellent problem-solving and critical decision-making capabilities.
  • TMW, Isaac, HOS knowledge an asset.
  • Proficient with Windows operating system.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the incumbent(s) of this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and activities required of the position.

 

Our company adhere to and in accordance with all applicable legislation, including the Canada Labour Code, Occupational Health and Safety Act, the Ontario with Disabilities Act, and the Ontario Human Rights Code.

 

Our company is committed to workplace diversity and provide accommodations to applicants with disabilities throughout our hiring process.

We appreciate all applications.

 

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