Dispatcher/Operations Supervisor


Date Listed: 2014-10-21
Job Title: Dispatcher/Operations Supervisor
Job Summary: Supervise and co-ordinate activities of Pickup & Delivery (P&D) Drivers.
Location: Calgary
Principal Duties:
  • Supervise, co-ordinate and schedule the activities of workers who operate city equipment
  • Supervise associated resources of labour, cartage, equipment, and time to achieve key business objectives and within the parameters of the local collective agreement.
  • Establish proper work methods to meet schedules.
  • Resolve work problems and recommend measures to improve performance.
  • Recommend personnel actions such as hiring, training, discipline and termination.
  • Dispatch drivers and monitor routes to ensure schedules are met and to resolve operating problems.
  • Other duties as assigned in support of Terminal freight operations.
  • Completion of secondary school.
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Excellent knowledge of the city & customer locations.
  • Excellent organizational, planning and prioritization skills.
  • Familiarity with mainframe computers, Windows based and PC applications
Working Conditions: Works entirely in the Terminal Dispatch office area. This is a 24/7 operation. Must be flexible and willing to work any schedule.
Relocation Assistance: No
Contact Information: We have a diverse workplace. Qualified candidates including Women, Aboriginal Peoples, Persons with Disabilities and Members of Visible Minorities are encouraged to apply.

Interested, qualified candidates should apply in in writing to reimerhr@reimerexpress.com.
Please quote R675 626 in the email subject line.