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 attaining a clear vision for all that you do at work, at home and in your community.
We are a growing company in the transportation industry passionate about our core purpose of delivering fresh and healthy.
Being a member of the Agri-Fresh team means that you are a positive, driven individual who believes in providing fresh, nutritious produce to the masses. You perform at your best and you feel great about it. We at Agri-Fresh believe that a great job is done by great people and we’d love to hear from you!
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 is a full-time position based out of our brand new, modern, state of the art facility located in Lockport, MB
Summary of Responsibilities:
Perform dispatch duties
Communicate load information with customers and drivers
Provide fueling and routing information for drivers
Ensure compliance with Canadian and U.S. Customs Border Protection
Part of an on-call, after-hours rotation
Any other accountabilities or tasks that may be assigned from time to time
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
A competitive base salary is offered based on experience and skills. The position is eligible for group benefits package (medical, dental, extended health plan).
Agri-Fresh is an equal opportunity employer and we encourage all to apply. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
You are professional. You’ve got a great mix of formal and informal training and continue to develop yourself. Everything, from your language to behaviour, represents the company, so remember to be prepared and deliver only the best. Know your role, know your goals, and focus on your numbers.
- Always Grow
You are balanced. At Agri-Fresh, we know that a work-life balance is important. Having a healthy body and mind is crucial to attain a clear vision for all that you do at work, at home and in your community.
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