Overland West Freight Lines Ltd. is your key to reach your full potential.
As the leading expedited over-the-road carrier in Western Canada, we have 24 owned and operated service centers in British Columbia, Alberta, the Yukon and Northwest Territories. With this extensive network, we are always looking for people to join our team.
With our vision of providing the best service possible, our team members are critical to our success. So, if you thrive in a dynamic and fast-paced environment, we have a career for you!
If you are an energetic and enthusiastic Linehaul Dispatcher then you have what it takes to join our team!
Coordinate linehaul traffic for Overland West Freight Lines
Monday-Friday 16:00 - 01:00
Qualifications and Key Competencies :
As part of the linehaul team, establish, modify and execute nightly dispatch plan.
Update trip sheets & records in the dispatch system, ensuring the accuracy of miles paid and log hours.
Day to day communication, via phone and ELD, with drivers to ensure proper load instructions are passed along and carried out.
Communicate with cartage to ensure they meet inbound cut times.
- Manage breakdown situations and follow up with maintenance to ensure that freight is moved through to destination as quickly as possible.
Monitor all outbound cut-off times to protect service.
Monitor linehaul driver performance.
Enlist and coordinate third party carriers to move overflow loads in a cost efficient manner.
Track linehaul driver vacation schedules and keep information current
Minimum of 3 years linehaul dispatch experience
Compensation & Benefits
Salary to be negotiated dependent on experience
Comprehensive benefits package available after successful completion of probationary period including extended medical, prescription, vision and dental coverage and RSP company matching program
Please email your resume to: [email protected] with email title –Linehaul Dispatcher
Please note that the successful candidate will be subject to reference and/or criminal background checks prior to employment.
Only qualified candidates already living in Acheson Alberta and its surroundings, are invited to submit a resume.
Why Join Overland West Freight Lines Ltd?
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Overland West Freight Lines Ltd. provides a premier transportation network for all our customers. We put their needs first, ensuring an exceptional service experience through innovation, people, technology and cost efficiency.
Our core values set us apart from the rest.
We create value for our customers through on-time, damage-free, and hassle-free service daily. We provide a work environment where safety is never compromised. We lead with integrity and foster an honest, ethical, and accountable workforce. We strive for continuous improvement through innovation, technology and supporting the people we work with.
We thank all applicants, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Overland West Freight Lines Ltd. is committed to the principles of employment equity and encourages all qualified members of the designated groups to apply.