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