The CTMA is seeking to fill the position of dispatcher based in Souris, Prince Edward Island.
Reporting to the Director of highway freight transportation, the incumbent organizes and supervises freight shipments.
- Plan and coordinate work involving dispatching and sending and receiving freight;
- Establish efficient work methods: establish waybills, enter data into computer systems and other activities requiring office skills;
- Understand and stay abreast of customer needs;
- Coordinate activities with other departments of the company;
- Keep the work environment tidy;
- Observe the safety procedures required by the job;
- Ensure that computer systems and equipment are in good working order;
- Manage equipment maintenance and repairs by supervising operations at the CTMA Express Garage in Souris, PEI;
- Ensure ship loading and unloading of CTMA equipment at Souris;
- Ensure efficient consolidation of in-transit goods at the CTMA warehouse in Dieppe by collaborating with the supervisor on duty there;
- Ensure the safety of equipment and in-transit freight on the wharf at Souris, PEI, by periodically checking, among other things, the temperature-controlled units.
- Work in close collaboration with the supervisors of the different CTMA warehouses (Quebec City, Dieppe, Brossard and Cap-aux-Meules).
- Assist during the mooring of CTMA ships as needed, as per requests made by managers on duty.
- Perform any other related duty at the request of his/her immediate superior.
- A high-school diploma or equivalent;
- Relevant experience in the field;
- Knowledge of the laws and regulations governing highway freight shipping in Quebec, the maritime provinces, and the U.S.
- Self-reliance - Resourcefulness
- Availability - Ability to work under pressure
- Good judgment
Only candidates who qualify for the interview will be contacted.
Any candidate wishing to apply for this position must send his/her C.V. to Louis-Philippe Audet, CRHA, by June 30, 2013, 5 p.m. at the latest, indicating competition n° EX1525.
435 chemin Avila Arseneau, Cap-aux-Meules, QC, G4T 1J3
Fax: (418) 986-3273
Website: www.ctma.ca (Career tab)