Position
Dispatcher (Edmonton)
Description

Our dispatcher will be responsible for planning/organizing the effective scheduling and dispatch of drivers and outgoing delivery trucks in a cost effective manner while meeting the needs of each customer. The dispatcher must have the ability to develop and maintain positive working relationships with customers and employees by demonstrating excellent customer service and leadership skills.

Responsibilities

Key Responsibilities:

  • Interacting on a regular basis with the Branch Manager, Sales Manager and Sales staff to ensure effective communication and coordination of customer deliveries.
  • Establishing, maintaining and executing a daily dispatch plan to ensure the accuracy, efficiency and timeliness of all outbound truck deliveries.
  • Ensure that delivery staff has the information needed for each delivery so they can deliver the products to the customer worksite as scheduled.
  • Proactively contact customers with any updates and/or changes to their orders.
  • Respond in a timely and professional manner to any delivery questions that employees and/or customers may have.
  • Maintain and manage all records relating to equipment maintenance and Provincial Safety Regulations.
Qualifications

Our ideal candidate will possess:

  • A positive attitude and the ability to participate as a member of a team focused on providing great customer service in a cost effective manner.
  • Excellent listening, verbal and written skills
  • Computer experience.
  • Strong organizational and decision-making skills
  • Ability to work efficiently and effectively in a fast-paced, multi-tasking and changing environment.
  • Excellent customer service and problem solving skills.
  • Operations/warehouse experience.

Assets:

  • Good knowledge of building materials

*Pre-placement drug testing is required.

Job benefits

What do we have for YOU?

  • Full-time hours
  • Competitive pay
  • Great benefits
  • Company pension plan
  • Employee Profit Sharing Program
  • Safety-focused work environment
  • Employee & Family Assistance Program
  • Career development opportunities
  • Corporate sponsored training
  • Gym/Health Club subsidy
  • Employee image wear (at no cost)
  • Jean & boot allowances
  • Employee purchase discounts
  • Service Recognition & Rewards Program
Kenroc as an employer

Kenroc is a well-established specialty building material supplier with branches throughout Western Canada. Learn more

Kenroc is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing career opportunities and work-life balance options for our dedicated workforce.

Kenroc offers competitive wages along with a comprehensive benefit package that includes health, disability, dental, vision and life insurance, as well as pension and profit sharing for all employees.

Employees of Kenroc are committed to the company’s vision and are guided by its values. Learn more

Position: Dispatcher (Edmonton)

Thank you for submitting your application.

We will review all applications and contact those we wish to interview.

Good luck and all the best in your job search!

Employment Type
Full-time
Industry
Building Materials
Job Location
16850 109 Ave NW, T5P 4Y8, Edmonton, Alberta
Base Salary
$ To be discussed at an interview
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Date posted
June 4, 2019