Transportation / Load Planner

Mississauga, ON

COVID-19 considerations:
Our facility is offering a safe work environment following all public health guidelines. Employees practice social distancing and PPE is provided along with hand sanitizing stations.

We are presently seeking a Transportation/Load Planner in Brampton.


As an Employer, we offer an exciting opportunity for you to be part of our growing "Best in Class" Team in the industry today.


Responsibilities

  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize in time sensitive situations in a fast-paced environment
  • Scheduling loads and providing excellent customer service
  • Complying with instructions to ensure accuracy
  • Communicating with associates from other shifts
  • Identifying cost savings opportunities for the company.
  • High sense of urgency tracking shipments to ensure on time delivery is met
  • Effectively communicate with their drivers to maintain retention levels at, or above, company targeted goals.

 
THE ROLE:

  • Plan routes, schedule pick-ups and deliveries
  • Communicate with drivers via Qualcomm Satellite System
  • Supervise Inbound/Outbound dispatch function and staff (1-3 direct reports)
  • Recognize and identify inefficiencies and provide solutions


IDEAL CANDIDATE:

  • A minimum of 1 year of experience in Load Planning.
  • Knowledgeable in current "Hours of Services" laws.
  • Computer literate
  • Excellent geographic knowledge of Ontario and North America
  • Ability to manage multiple projects with a sense of urgency while still paying attention to detail
  • Ability to provide solutions to ever-changing scenarios
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills


Come work with us! 

We offer our employees competitive wages based on experience, benefits package and a rewarding career opportunity. We pride ourselves on our excellent company culture, our very clean and safe working environment, and our commitment to being an equal opportunity company.

We welcome applications from all qualified candidates.

By applying to this position, you are confirming you possess either a Canadian citizenship, permanent resident status or work permit.

Please apply today!


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