Dispatcher/Logistics Coordinator

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Category Dispatch
Position Dispatcher/Logistics Coordinator
Company Newtrux Freight Management Ltd.
Job Description

We are looking to add a Dispatcher / Logistics Coordinator to our team in Kelowna.

This is a career opportunity. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Working closely with drivers, customers, shippers and maintenance staff are instrumental to the success of the position. 

Primary functions of the position include:

  • Building positive working relationships with all staff and customers
  • Creating and maintaining work schedules for drivers
  • Providing accurate and timely information to the drivers daily
  • Organizing and prioritizing customers orders to meet their requirements
  • Provide timely responses to customer inquiries and proactively advise them of shipment status
  • Build a Lane Density Strategy with the Driver Supervisor and Operations Manager

Skills and Qualifications

Qualifications/Responsibilities of the position include:

  • Highly organized and quick thinking to manage a fast paced, performance driven environment
  • Effective communication skills, both written and verbal
  • An ability to both prioritize and multi task, handling more than one situation or challenge at any given time
  • The ability to thrive in an environment where the best made plans can change instantly or throughout the day
  • Proficiency with Microsoft applications
  • Exposure to a Dispatch or Transportation environment
  • The ability to work in a professional office setting with many personalities
Location Kelowna
Compensation/Pay Rate
Contact Information

If you have the qualifications indicated above, please forward your resume to marla@newtrux.ca. While we thank all candidates for their interest, only those individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.

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Post date December 11, 2017
Application Deadline December 14, 2018