Join a dedicated crew who always ensure their operations meet their goals through teamwork! As a Dispatch Assistant, you’ll play a key role in providing clients, drivers, and your colleagues with friendly and knowledgeable support. If you have experience in a similar position, apply today!
Our client is a leading distributor of flooring materials and building supplies. They are looking for an organised Dispatch Assistant to join their team in Richmond.
Scheduling and dispatching equipment and drivers to appropriate locations.
Preparing daily work and run schedule.
Processing and transmitting information and instructions.
Acting as liaison between customers, drivers, and other departments (customer service, dock, warehouse).
Monitoring personnel and equipment locations and utilization to coordinate service and schedules.
Monitoring hours of service while maintaining dispatch schedule.
Ensuring timely and efficient movement of equipment according to order and schedule.
Overseeing all communications within specifically assigned territories.
Advising drivers about traffic problems such as construction areas, accidents, congestion, weather conditions, and other hazards.
Providing assistance to drivers when necessary.
Carrying out other tasks related to the position.
If you are ready to take on new challenges, we would like to meet you!
Quick hiring into the position.
A transit accessible work location.
A dynamic and team-oriented environment.
Exigences du poste
Previous experience as dispatcher or in a similar position.
Strong computer skills.
Knowledge of highway trucking and associated rules and regulations.
Possess excellent time management and problem-solving skills.