- Posted on: June 12, 2018
- Negotiable per year for 40 hours per week
- Starting Date: August 13, 2018
- Permanent Full-time
- Job Listing Expires: June 26, 2018
- 1 Vacancy
Cavendish Agri Services supports farmers in growing healthy and productive crops. We have 13 manufacturing/retail locations throughout Atlantic Canada and Maine. Our primary products include fertilizers, crop protectants and technical expertise.
Cavendish Agri Services is currently seeking a Dispatcher based either out of our Head Office in Dieppe, NB or Charlottetown, PE locations. The selected candidate will be a self-starter with a strong work ethic and a “Can Do” attitude.
Years of Experience Required: 2-5 years of dispatch experience in a transportation environment-bulk material pick up and delivery.
Ability to multi-task and willingness to learn
Excellent customer service skills
Solid interpersonal, communication (verbal and written), organizational, and time management skills
Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite
AS400 knowledge an asset
Ability to work with minimal supervision under pressure and time constraints in a stressful environment
Day-to-day communication, via phone and handheld, with an assigned fleet of drivers to ensure proper load instructions are passed along and carried out
Line up loads to ensure the best time efficiency and load factor
Manage service concerns, as required, to limit exposure and minimize impact to the customer
Coordinate maintenance to city tractors and trailers
Coordinate with Planners to keep them updated on any issues within the fleet;
Update trip records in the dispatch system ensuring accuracy of miles, paid accessorials, and log hours;
Assist other dispatch staff as required during spikes in workload
Assist other dispatch staff as required by preparing and analyzing various reports as required
Provide Drivers with the right information and equipment in order to make the entire customer experience positive from start to finish
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