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Dispatch Logistician

Abbotsford - BC, British Columbia,CANADA
Job ID
Job Category
Shipper & Receiver
Posting Date
June 14, 2020
Expiry date
May 13, 2021
$23.81 per hour


Dispatch Logistician

Wage: $23.81/Hourly for 40 hours per week

Job Type: Full-Time, Permanent

Language: English

Minimum Education: High School


Via Logistics Inc is seeking a high-functioning, reliable and self-motivated individual to fulfill the role of Dispatch Logistician. Be part of a successful company dedicated to achieving transportation, warehousing and logistics excellence.


Job duties include:

  • Establish work schedules, procedures and coordinate activities with drivers, shipping, receiving and accounting

  • Scheduling and proactively dispatching/supervising a fleet of drivers (local/line haul/owner operators), trucks and trailers by coordinating with other dispatchers

  • Utilize company software and programs to dispatch trucks and update equipment status on internal systems

  • Assign drivers and trucks, and design routes

  • Direct the pickup and delivery activities

  • Receive customer requests for the pickup and delivery of freight and consolidate freight orders into truckloads for specific destinations

  • Professionally communicate between customers, drivers and dock workers to ensure delivery appointments are kept and are according to client specifications

  • Prepare and submit progress and other reports

  • Train workers in job duties, safety procedures and company policies

  • Ensure smooth operation of computer systems, equipment and machinery and arrange for maintenance and repair work

  • Handle multiple calls and methods of communication including email, text messaging and in person


Job skills:

  • Previous Dispatch experience in the trucking industry will be an asset

  • Working knowledge of office equipment, like printers, scanners and fax machines

  • Tech-savvy with dedicated logistics software

  • Excellent time management skills and ability to prioritize work

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong attention to detail, with the ability to learn new tasks quickly


How to Apply:

If eligible, please apply to this post with your resume through email: