City Dispatcher


Date Listed: 2014-07-14
Application Deadline: 2014-08-14
Job Title: City Dispatcher
Location: Winnipeg
Principal Duties: Job Summary: Supervise and co-ordinate activities of Pickup & Delivery (P&D) Drivers.Job Duties:
Supervise, co-ordinate and schedule the activities of workers who operate city equipment.Supervise associated labour, cartage, equipment, and facilities 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, 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.

Working Conditions:
Works entirely in the Terminal Dispatch office area. This is a 24/7 operations. Must be flexible and willing to work any schedule.

Minimum Requirements: Competencies / Requirements:

  • 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.
Preferred Requirements: Experience preferred.
Relocation Assistance: No
Contact Information: Interested, qualified candidates should apply to Please quote R675 479 on the subject line.