• Router - (4-8 month Co-Op)

    Requisition ID
    2018-7195
    Job Location
    CA-ON-MILTON
    Job Category
    Transportation
  • POSITION OVERVIEW

     

    Reporting to the Transportation Manager, the Co-Op Divisional Router is responsible for all efforts relating to managing Gordon Food Service’s computerized routing system to route and schedule customer deliveries to ensure a high level of consistent customer service deliveries. 4-8 month contract with full time potential.

     

    We are seeking great people looking for professional and personal growth. If you are interested in joining an innovative, supportive, values-driven company, we invite you to consider a career with Gordon Food Service. Take a look at these videos to learn more about who we are and what we do!

     

     

      

     

     

    RESPONSIBILITES:

     

    • Utilize computerized routing system to route and schedule customer deliveries to enhance Gordon Food Service profitability and customer service through the development of efficient routing schemes
    • Maintain necessary files within computerized routing system and maintains accuracy of data that impact customer delivery window and management reports.
    • Route and schedule customer deliveries via computerized routing system and assists in driver scheduling.
    • Maintain trip reports and mileage records.
    • Answer telephone and assist in resolving delivery problems.
    • Maintain constant communication with drivers, customers and sales staff to ensure customers’ delivery needs are addressed.
    • Adhere to the policies and procedures of Gordon Food Service.
    • Complete special projects and perform other duties as assigned.

     

    EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Engineering education is an asset but not required
    • Up-to-date knowledge of transportation regulations
    • Experience working in an effective, results focused team environment
    • Excellent organization skills and time management in dealing with multiple projects and deadlines.
    • Strong communication skills both verbal and written.
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel)
    • Problem solving abilities that require use of ingenuity and innovation

     

    Watch these videos for even more information about Gordon Food Service!

     

      

     

    ** Gordon Food Service welcomes diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all qualified individuals, including visible minorities, Aboriginal People, and persons with disabilities. To request any accommodations you may require to participate in the recruitment process (including alternate formats of materials or accessible meeting rooms) contact careers.ontario@gfs.com or 1-800-268-0159  to discuss your needs.

     

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