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Dispatcher (Trucking Industry)

Company: The Burke Group
Wage:
Time: Full Time (30+ Hours a Week)
Hours per Week: 44+
Public Transport Accessible? No
Suitable for Students? No

Job Description

A family owned and operated local company, in business for 50+ years, is seeking a Dispatcher for the scheduling and dispatch of drivers, equipment and service vehicles required for the truckload haulage of  freight throughout North America.   Reporting to the Operations Manager, the position offers the opportunity to provide support in a fast-paced, high call volume environment with timely and precise operational and data entry responsibilities.


Requirements & Prerequisites

  • High school diploma is required
  • College program in Logistics or equivalent business related experience preferred
  • 5-10 years’ experience in the transportation industry is required (i.e. shipping/receiving, scheduling, freight negotiations and regulatory requirements)
  • Experience with TMW Truckmate business application is an asset
  • Basic knowledge of Hours of Service and Cross Border Customs regulations
  • HTA knowledge and experience as it pertains to over-dimensional load travel and permitting process would be preferred
  • Advanced computer skills- Outlook, Excel, Word
  • Able to deal with people sensitively, tactfully, diplomatically and professionally at all times
  • Able to work well under pressure
  • Flexible and able to deal with change
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent customer service/communication skills
  • Strong work ethic and positive team attitude

How To Apply

Only applicants with HTA knowledge and experience as it pertains to over-dimensional load travel and permitting process will be contacted

Please forward cover letter and resume to: christinep@theburkegroup.com

For a full job description please visit  www.theburkegroup.com