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Dispatcher

First Student Canada

This is a Contract position in Owen Sound, ON posted September 23, 2020.

 

 

 

At First Student, our Dispatchers are a constant reflection of our company’s commitment to safety and customer service. The Dispatcher is responsible for dispatching all buses, ensuring on-time performance of routes, and counseling drivers and monitors on front line.

 

At First Student, we are proud to offer:

  • Tremendous Career Advancement Opportunities due to a strong presence across North America

  • Positive and rewarding work environment

 

Responsibilities:

  • Oversees all routes and scheduling of buses

  • Counsels and coaches drivers and monitors

  • Handles heavy phone and radio traffic

  • Takes all scheduling and driver complaints, report to Operations Supervisor/Contract Manager

  • Serves as primary communication liaison with major contracted customer

  • May handle charter reservations, billing, or driver payroll

  • Provides solutions to drop-off and pick-up problems

  • Handle back-up driver duties or perform miscellaneous clerical duties as needed

  • Completes assignment of special projects

  • Assists with supervision of day-to-day operations

 

 

Experience and Skills:

  • 3-5 years’ experience

  • Willing to work occasional Saturdays
  • Must have or be willing to obtain Class B License

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Basic knowledge of radio dispatch equipment

  • Excellent communication and customer service skills

  • Ability to deliver under time constraints and deadlines

  • Previous terminal operations, dispatch, or driver experience

  • Computer literate

 

First Student’s commitment to putting our customers first, dedication to safety, and an ambition to deliver dependable transportation makes for a working environment you’ll love. Apply today to join our team!

 

First Student is an equal opportunity employer that welcomes a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from women, persons with a disability, Aboriginal peoples and members of a visible minority