Job summary

Work environment

Description

We are currently seeking an City Dispatcher to work based out of our terminal. In this role the incumbent will be responsible for the movement of loads and trucks in a defined geographical area; ensure safe, efficient, on-time movement of all customer loads; create plans. This will be accomplished by working collaboratively with Planners, Drivers, and the Management Team. This position is all about communication, problem solving and efficient use of resources. 

Main Duties

Ensure all units are on schedule for delivery and pickup
Complete Yard Checks
Operate a Forklift to Cross Dock loads
Mentor our drivers to ensure compliance and increase customer satisfaction by:
  • Ensuring all drivers are aware that they must have an ACI set up prior to arriving at CND customs
  • Ensuring that all drivers have confirmed proper trailer and load from the paperwork provided
  • Plan daily loads on trucks, manage equipmentencouraging general awareness of the driver
  • Ensure all applicable documentation is retained and processed
  • complete yard checks

Education and Skills Requirements

2 years of Dispatching experience in the transportation industry
Analytical and detail oriented
Working knowledge of Microsoft Suite
Strong computer skills and the ability to learn new programs
Knowledge of Hours of Service requirements and legislation is an asset
Strong communication skills (written and verbal)
Proven ability to work in a fast pace environment

Benefits

Health, Dental and Vision 100% Company paid
PensionCompetitive wages

Requirements

Level of education

undetermined

Diploma

Completed

Work experience (years)

0-2 years

Written languages

undetermined

Spoken languages

undetermined

Benefits

  • Accidental death insurance As part of your Blue Cross coverage
  • Accidental death insurance

    As part of your Blue Cross coverage

  • Coffee Get your day started right!!
  • Coffee

    Get your day started right!!

  • Commitment to work-life balance We have a Driver Planner team that is dedicated to getting you that work/home balance.
  • Commitment to work-life balance

    We have a Driver Planner team that is dedicated to getting you that work/home balance.

  • Company supplied uniform For our City Drivers and our Mechanics
  • Company supplied uniform

    For our City Drivers and our Mechanics

  • Competitive salary
  • Competitive salary

  • Dental insurance
  • Dental insurance

  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee assistance program

  • Employee referral bonus
  • Employee referral bonus

  • Free parking At all locations
  • Free parking

    At all locations

  • Life insurance
  • Life insurance

  • Lounge All of our locations have a space dedicated to our drivers.  This is your space to shower, nap, take in a little tv and cook a meal.
  • Lounge

    All of our locations have a space dedicated to our drivers.  This is your space to shower, nap, take in a little tv and cook a meal.

  • On-going training
  • On-going training

  • Pension plan
  • Pension plan

  • Performance bonuses
  • Performance bonuses

  • Recognition program
  • Recognition program

  • Social activities organized by the company We hold an annual photo contest!  Be sure to capture yourself in AYR gear or your truck in some amazing places!
  • Social activities organized by the company

    We hold an annual photo contest!  Be sure to capture yourself in AYR gear or your truck in some amazing places!

  • Travel insurance As part of your Blue Cross Coverage!
  • Travel insurance

    As part of your Blue Cross Coverage!

  • Vision care insurance As part of your Blue Cross Coverage
  • Vision care insurance

    As part of your Blue Cross Coverage

Equal Opportunity Employer

This employer is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veterans status, Aboriginal/Native American status or any other legally-protected factors. Disability-related accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.