Dispatcher

Agri-Fresh is a company that focuses on values, to both our customers and employees. We are a Company that values commitment, professionalism and competitiveness while maintaining a work life balance. We believe being healthy is crucial to attain a clear vision for all that you do at work, at home and in your community.

Our growing company specializes in refrigerated transportation. Our team of professionals are committed to providing our customers with the best service possible to deliver their perishables fresh and on time.

Our purpose is to Deliver Fresh and Healthy; we help to put fresh produce on the plates of Canadian’s contributing to overall health and wellness.

Agri-Fresh is seeking a Dispatcher with excellent organization, planning, people and communication skills. To be successful you need a strong sense of urgency, customer service and attention to detail is a must.

Reporting to the Operations Manager & Logistics Team Leader, the Dispatcher will be accountable for documenting and communicating load information with both our driver and freight customers. This full-time position is based out of our modern, state of the art facility located in Lockport, MB.

SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Perform dispatch duties
  • Communicate load information with both our freight and driver customers
  • Provide fueling and routing information for drivers
  • Understand and monitor for regulatory compliance
  • Part of an on-call, after hours rotation
  • Any other accountabilities or tasks that may be assigned from time to time

REQUIREMENTS

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • Intelligent and thoughtful, with the ability to plan, reason and use good judgment
  • Great attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a team as well as independently
  • Self-motivated and mature
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and continually changing environment
  • Computer skills using MS Office, Word and Excel
  • Fluent in English
  • Trucking transportation experience in dispatch and/or customer service is an asset

COMPENSATION

A competitive base salary is offered based on experience and skills. The position is eligible for group benefits package (medical, dental, extended health plan).

Please send resume to hr@agrifresh.ca

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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