Position Type: Regular - Full-Time
Requisition ID: 12265
Company: Day & Ross Inc.
Arrange for daily deliveries, assign pick up requests, and entre orders in the computer
Set up appointment freight, manifest shipments, coordinate ETA's with Central, check for expedited shipments and enter missed pick-ups
Answer phones and take pick-up requests
Perform a dock and yard check to ensure freight is not missed and trucks are on schedule
Coordinate drivers to come back for second round of deliveries, manifest skeleton and make linehaul orders
Coordinate local P&D requirements
Track lumpers hours and review requirements
Monitor driver performance and report finding to manager
Identify areas for improvement and efficiencies
Other related duties as may be required
Experience, Skills, and Education Requirements
Minimum of secondary education, with preference of post-secondary education (Supply Chain or Logistics Management, or a combination of education and experience.
Previous Transportation or operational experience is preferred, various roles within transportation would be beneficial. New graduates or current students are welcome.
Communication skills - advanced
Computer skills – accuracy, MS products, AS400, web based programs
Demonstrated customer relationship skills
Able to work deadlines in high transactional environment
Ability to champion business needs in a collaborative manner to colleagues
Strong sense of urgency and ability to respond to demands in a calm manner.
Exceptional interpersonal and leadership skills to manage demands and resolve issues with drivers, co-workers, etc.
Ability to work independently; a self-starter
Strong problem solving skills with the ability to implement proactive solutions to support operational demands and efficiencies.
Ability to work a flexible work schedule
English, other languages an asset
Able to work with little supervision
Please note that the successful candidate will be subject to reference and criminal background checks prior to employment.
We thank you for your application, but only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
As a federally regulated employer, The Day & Ross fully supports the principles of employment equity and encourages all qualified members of the designated groups to apply.
Location(s): CA - Canada : Alberta : Calgary