Dispatcher – Burlington

  • Company:
    Pivotal Integrated HR Solutions
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    13 hours ago
  • Category:
    Transportation and Storage

Job Description

 

Dispatcher

Our client a large International logistics company is growing searching for a Dispatcher for one of their companies in Burlington. This is a great opportunity to work with a growing company.

Responsibilities

· Communicate with shippers/consignee’s and clients to confirm order details, pickup times and delivery times

· Source carriers through TMS and Load boards

· Select and dispatch carriers to customer loads

· Create of Bills of Lading and any other required documentation

· Confirm pickups

· Ensure all information is updated in TMS prior to billing

· Work effectively with team members

· Communicate frequently with clients to advise them of the delivery status of shipment

· Ensure systems are followed correctly and company policies are enforced

· Continually track the shipments to ensure all appointments are met within designated timelines

· Negotiate rates with carriers in order to maximize profitability

· Perform market research for customer quoting and spot market opportunities

· Communicate service issues with appropriate Account Manager

· Assist in pursuing new business opportunities

· Research carrier costs for new and existing Customers

· Deal with client concerns and offer solutions

Requirements:

· High School education (minimum)

· 1 – 3 years of dispatching experience in a brokerage environment

· Working knowledge of the Loadlink and other Load boards

· Strong knowledge of dispatching all different types of truck moves (Port Drayage, TL and LTL, etc.)

· Computer literate (Word, Excel, Microsoft products)

· Experience using TMS software

· Excellent communication skills (Verbal and written)

· Ability to effectively multi-task and identify priorities

· Strong interpersonal skills, ability to work in a team environment and build relationships internally and externally

 

Company Description

Our goal at PIVOTAL Permanent Recruiting is to provide our clients with exceptional candidates and extraordinary customer service.

With a dedicated team of specialized recruiters we are able to cover a diverse range of positions including Accounting/Finance, IT, Sales, Marketing, HR, Office Administration, Operations, Skilled Trades, and service a variety of industries including CPG, Manufacturing, Transportation/Logistics, Construction, Financial Services, Automotive, and Professional Services.

PIVOTAL Permanent Recruiting is a division of PIVOTAL Integrated HR Solutions. PIVOTAL has been in business for over 35 years and is 100% Canadian owned and operated. There are 3 other divisions under the PIVOTAL banner including Outsourced HR Management, Outsourced Payroll Management, and Temporary Staffing.

For more information please visit us at www.pivotalsolutions.com