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Title:  Dispatcher

Requisition Id:  20295
Job Function:  Field Services Operations
Career Area:  Operations
Work Location:  Port Coquitlam (Kebet Way)

About Us:

At Stericycle, we deliver solutions and drive innovations that protect the environment, people, and public health. This includes working to create a more sustainable, shared future. Our innovative solutions make a difference in people's lives, communities, and our planet by protecting their health and well-being. Change your career. Change your world. Join Stericycle and help protect health and well-being in a safe, responsible, and sustainable way.

Position Purpose:

We are hiring a Dispatcher at our Port Coquitlam location! This is a 2nd Shift Position - Hours are Mondays to Fridays 9:30am -6:00pm. 
Under immediate direction, the Dispatcher provides timely response of customer inquiries up to and including pick-ups, schedules, product orders, etc., and all other aspects of a customer's needs.  They also dispatch vehicles on a pre-set route for each driver daily in the interest of efficient customer service.

Key Job Activities:

•    Assist Customer Service with customer requests, route changes, rescheduling for pickups/missed stops
•    Provides highest level of customer service to all customers in line with Customer 1st objectives
•    Monitor, process, and escalate cases to supervisor
•    Assist walk-in customers
•    Assists drivers with problems/issues as issues arise (during the day or at the end of the route)
•    Reviews driver’s paperwork and files paperwork
•    Review and updates routes, new customers based on daily communication, reroutes existing customers as required
•    Ensures that routes are balanced daily
•    Assists Trans Supervisor/Manager as needed/directed
•    Update SAP data / notes
•    Communicate performance standards and objectives
•    Keeps staff informed of current problems, changes, and new developments in the department and company by conducting professional, organized, and participative meetings
•    Always maintains a safe and compliant workplace
•    In the absence of a manager/supervisor, monitor and ensure that employees are performing their functions safely and productively. Make recommendations for changes or improvement, when necessary, in order to prevent accident or injuries
•    Perform other duties and responsibilities, as assigned


•    High School Diploma or equivalent 
•    2+ Years’ experience, preferably in Transportation, Logistics, Routing and Customer Service 
•    Knowledge of lower mainland geography 
•    SAP and/or Descartes experience is beneficial 


Stericycle currently offers its employees the option to participate in a full range of benefits, including a health care program which includes medical, dental, vision and prescription coverage, healthcare and dependent care flexible spending accounts, life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance, an employee assistance program, tuition reimbursement, paid vacation and sick time, and RRSP match. Participation in some programs requires that employees be regularly scheduled to work a minimum number of hours and/or to have fulfilled a waiting period after they begin employment with Stericycle.


The above description is meant to provide a summary of the nature and level of work being performed; it should not be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and requirements of the job.  This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise.  Stericycle will consider requests for workplace accommodations for protected physical or mental limitations in accordance with its human resources policies and local laws.  To the extent permissible under local law, and consistent with business necessity, Stericycle reserves the right to modify the content formally or informally, either verbally or in writing, at any time with or without advance notice.