Dispatcher (Afternoon)

  • Dispatcher (Afternoon)

    Dispatcher (Afternoon)
    Our client is a Canadian organization in the food production industry. They have asked Cornelius Wong of Lock Search Group to assist them in their search for a Dispatcher (Afternoons). This position is based out of their facility in Brampton.
    The Dispatcher’s responsibility is to route and schedule drivers for pick-ups and deliveries to customers and vendors.

    Key Responsibilities:
    • Schedule drivers to pick up or deliver loads to customers or vendors
    • Responsible for keeping records and answering internal / external phone calls
    • Administer after hour customer service requests numbers
    • Sign off on Driver Transportation Security Sheets
    • Monitor fleet movement and operations through the day
    • Support compliance of Incident Investigations.
    • Monitor drivers’ hours of service and availability of equipment
    • LTL load optimization and planning
    Qualifications:
    • Minimum 3 years of Dispatch experience
    • At least 1 year of experience managing unionized drivers
    • Previous experience with GTA and downtown Toronto routing would be considered an asset
    • Working knowledge of GMP, HACCP, BRC, food safety & quality
    • Problem identification and solving capabilities with the ability to work under pressure in a fast- paced environment
    • Ability to multi-task and attention to detail (accuracy)
    • General computer skills
    • Post-Secondary Diploma in Supply Chain, Business Administration or equivalent an asset
    • Certification or designation in Supply Chain Management (i.e. CSCMP) is an asset

    To apply, please submit a copy of your resume in confidence to Cornelius Wong via the “apply now” button.