Freight Dispatcher – Christchurch

Freight Dispatcher – Christchurch

Job Categories: Dispatch
Job Locations: Christchurch
Job Types: Full Time


Summerland Express Freight Ltd is a family owned and operated company running express freight services across the South Island.

We are on the lookout for our new Dispatcher, working out of our busy Christchurch Depot.

Duties Include:

  • Dispatching our Metro Fleet
  • Ensuring driving and load compliance is met
  • Answering phones and responding to queries
  • Providing excellent and professional customer service
  • Undertaking a comprehensive range of general administrative duties to a high standard, ensuring the needs of the business are met
  • Good Attention to Detail
  • Good Knowledge of Health and Safety and assist where needed

The successful application will be able to demonstrate:

  • Experience and knowledge of the NZ Transport industry – preferably in Heavy Transport.
  • Highly organised; great administration / analytical skills
  • Be able to work effectively both as part of a team and individually
  • Professional at all times, sets high professional standards
  • A commitment to health and safety
  • Good geographical understanding of the Christchurch and the South Island
  • Proficient in the use of Office 365
  • ICOS & E-Road experience would be advantageous however full training will be given to the right applicant.

Roster: – Monday – Friday – 8am till 6pm

Applicants for this position must have NZ residency or an existing valid NZ work visa.

Candidates will also be required to undergo pre-employment drug and alcohol testing as well as ACC and MOJ checks.

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