Junior Dispatcher

  • 154 ON-540B, Gore Bay, ON P0P 1H0, Canada
  • Full-time

Company Description

Manitoulin Transport has the most extensive transportation network in North America, making it easy to provide dependable on-time delivery and faster transit times. Sustained by its 50 years experience, Manitoulin developed the transportation knowledge that is relied on and trusted by clients in various industries.

Job Description

  • Consistently answering the phone and dealing with driver requirements - hook up information, departure times, delay information and other concerns as required.
  • Must be able to work shift work and in a fast paced environment.
  • Required to book hotel rooms for drivers and issue PO's for the room.
  • Bill shipments in the system as well as know when to manifest them or strip them from a trailers manifest in the AS400. 
  • Work with multiple shared spread sheets in Google and keep all data current.
  • Track shipments for customers calling in after hours when Customer Service is closed. 
  • Many other duties as advised or required.

Qualifications

  • Must be computer literate and mathematically inclined.
  • Must be detail oriented and able to prioritize multiple task at any given time. 
  • Able to work under pressure and spend a majority of your shift on the phone dealing with drivers, Terminal personal, as well as internal and external customers.
  • Some understanding of the Dangerous Goods laws, as well as the hours of service legislation would be an asset.
  • An understanding of the Manitoulin network and the equipment we operate would be an asset.
  • Training will be provided as required.

Additional Information

What we can do for you:

  • Competitive Wages
  • Comprehensive Benefits Program
  • Profit Sharing Opportunities
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Opportunities for growth and advancement