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Operations Manager/Dispatcher

Open Date: Nov 15, 2015

We are currently seeking a motivated and innovative leader to direct our services, dispatch and warehouse operations. This leadership role is a full time permanent position with a competitive salary and benefits.

Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

  •  Dispatches and supervises work crews of 20-50 employees and contractors, schedules jobs and organizes daily crews and equipment assignments to ensure projects are delivered on schedule and on budget.
  • Develops and maintains a positive working relationship with clients, agents and supports staff and crews to enhance teamwork, productivity and quality customer service.
  • Manages and builds team by interviewing, hiring, and mentoring employees.
  • Performs performance reviews, rewards and disciplines employees.
  • Upholds and enforces company standards and policies.

Skills and experience:

  • Min 3 years leadership experience in team based operations management.
  • Industry knowledge in either logistics, warehousing, commercial office, household goods relocations and storage is an asset.
  • Must have prior experience with industry business management software applications.
  • Licensed operator of material handling equipment (reach truck, forklift, pallet trucks).
  • Strong administrative, modern communications, organizational and planning skills.
  • Knowledge and understanding of transportation, customs regulations and related documentation.
  • Experience with operational P&L responsibility.
  • Demonstrated genuine commitment to superior customer service, and proven motivational and effective team building skills.
  • Health & Safety credentials for warehouse and operations environment is considered an asset.
  • Competent in the use of Microsoft Office software.
  • Able to push/move heavy objects up to 50 lbs on an occasional basis.
  • DZ class license an asset (A class preferred).
  • Competent in English (other languages considered an asset)

Please apply by emailing your resume info@guardianoverseas.com – Attention Jason Struss

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