start by contacting drivers, get updates on location and hours
build loads for outsourced freight. have warehouse staff pick and line up freight. call in carriers
pickup freight for retail customers have that freight sorted, weighed and lined up for company line haul. 2-3 loads a day.
prepare run sheets, load card and driver manifest.
update tracking sheets and document all moves/ time in time out/dates.
create ASN for local moves from connecting terminals in Calgary AB and Edmonton AB and Winnipeg MB
do the same for all west coast and east coast loads.
light task on the dock: weighing freight/locating, ensuring all necessary is loaded correctly and timely
tasks are managed through excel and outlook.
I was required to keep a company cell phone to keep up with all dispatch activity around the clock.