Dispatch Logistician – Ferndale Transport Ltd.


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Job Id: 1571

Ferndale Transport Ltd.


May 11, 2023



Full Time

Job Brief:

Ferndale Transport Ltd. is looking to hire a highly 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

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