Company: Regis & Smith
Position: Route Planner
Location: Brampton, Ontario, Canada
Job Summary We are currently seeking a Full-time Route Planner. The successful candidate will be responsible for setting up daily delivery runs in the GTA. Dispatch (including Taxi Dispatch) and Route Planning (Routing) experience is ESSENTIAL for this position!!! The candidate MUST have a strong geographical knowledge of the GTA and surrounding area (Golden horseshoe area, street level knowledge). *** Please Note: Should you be called in for an interview you will be tested on street locations*** The position is full-time; Sunday - Thursday with a start time of 6pm or 8pm. RESPONSIBILITES INCLUDE:
Determine most efficient and economical route. Utilize optimization software and determine the most cost effective routes and freight movement which fully meet the customer service requirements while maximizing profit.
Review previous day's loads for success and failures and provide metrics. Initiate investigations into causes of damages or shortages of consignments.
Organize and consolidate LTL shipments into delivery runs to facilitate improved transit times and customer service while reducing transportation expense.
Monitor shipments to ensure on-time delivery, reporting issues to warehousing and procurement. Provide outstanding customer service based on timely and accurate feedback to appropriate questions relative to assigned duties.
Assist stakeholders in resolving issues regarding loading, unloading, appointments, unplanned accessorial and communicate to appropriate parties as necessary.
Analyze existing shipping processes for possible improvements and provides support for various implementation plans.
What do we have to offer?
RRSP's + Company Matching
Apply online today at http://www.regisandsmith.ca/job.php?ad=1512682583
You must be a current resident of Canada to apply for this position.
If you are not a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident, you will need an employment authorization before you begin to work or continue working in Canada.
Experience Required: yes
Paid or Volunteer: paid
Job Posted by:
Regis & Smith