Marine Dispatcher

Job Order ID:24758
Employment Type:Permanent
Web Publication Date:12/1/2017
Job Location:Richmond BC Canada, V6V

Industry: Marine Freight

Location: Richmond

Salary: $70,000-$80,000 annually


A renowned and privately owned marine services company is looking to add a Dispatcher to their growing team in Richmond.


The company moves massive amounts of freight from BC to other destinations around the world. The Dispatcher would play a very important part in making sure the freight movement is on time and is done efficiently.


If interested, please send in your resume to or call Deb at 604-559-6665 ext 245 for more info.




  • Scheduling of crews and assets
  • Ensure all required information and documentation has been received for all movement types prior to scheduling
  • Work closely with the Security department and the Coast Guard to ensure safe marine loading and offloading.
  • Interact with customers as needed to ensure product movements are scheduled accurately and timely
  • Print orders and Bills of Lading.
  • Obtain and enter ETAs from barge companies and ship agents.
  • Work closely with Marine Coordinators to ensure proper product levels for scheduled moves.



  • Previous marine experience is mandatory.
  • Availability for a week off/week on schedule. Should be available on-call.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Suite
  • Project management or logistics experience would be an added advantage.