Location: Ottawa ON
File Number: 2407
Our client is a leading carrier delivering a ‘last mile’ operation. They are seeking a Dispatcher to join their team in Ottawa to route and dispatch drivers in a fast paced environment. The candidate must have the ability to utilize the software provided ensuring the workloads are balanced taking into consideration the route conditions, total mileage, traffic conditions, and the volume of packages being delivered. Our services are next day delivery so the dispatcher must ensure these goals are met on a daily basis and take initiative to distribute excess volume to other service providers in order to meet these expectations. The key requirements for this opportunity are the ability to plan, organize and prioritize as well as keeping detailed notes of daily activities. You must be detail oriented, have excellent organization & planning skills and be proficient in MS applications (Word, Excel, Outlook). You will need to work closely with the other company departments such as Customer Service, Administration, Finance, Safety & Compliance and Quality Control so strong communication skills are a must in working well with others. This opportunity comes with an outstanding compensation package.