Independent Contractor Courier in Kingston at Dicom

Date Posted: 12/5/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Do you have Drive? Opportunity ahead! 

We are currently looking to hire an Independent Contractor (Courier) in the Kingston Area (Ontario) to partner with us.


Required availability: Monday – Friday

*Possible weekend work (need based)

Rates: To be discussed.

Description of Independent Contractor:

  • Your company is an incorporated business that is skilled at final mile.
  • You and your company are skilled at building strong partnerships with customers and businesses and ensuring all deliveries and pickups are successful.
  • You can be the business owner willing to cover your own route(s)
  • Proactively deliver small packages to various customers and businesses throughout assigned territory
  • Practice safe driving practices
  • Exhibits ownership over the customer experience
  • Communicate effectively with Dispatch on day to day operation
  • Complete ownership of your business needs and performance.

 


Job Requirements

Job Requirements

  • Valid G class Driver’s license
  • A Sprinter van will be required (purchased or leased)
  • Clean Driver’s Abstract
  • Proof of valid commercial insurance and registration 
  • Incorporation Certificate & business bank account 
  • Strong geographic knowledge of the region
  • Self-motivator/self-starter who is comfortable in working independently on a daily basis
  • Strategic territory management
  • Strong problem solving/negotiating and strong customer focus skills
  • Highly motivated and driven individual
  • Ability to understand customer needs
  • Strong time management and organizational skills
  • Related industry experience would be an asset

 


Company Profile:
Founded in 1968 as a courier service with a single car and driver, Dicom now serves customers across a wide range of industries with multiple modes of transportation fulfilling over 80,000 shipments each day.

Dicom meets the needs of business-to-business (B2B) and business-to-consumer (B2C) customers through parcel, freight and logistics services, tailored to each and every one of those customers’ unique needs and requirements.

As of August 30, 2018, Dicom was sold to General Logistics Systems (GLS). This will allow Dicom to have access to the complete GLS network and allow for expansion into international services.

The fusion between the two companies will offer many advantages to our employees, clients and partners.

Dicom Transportation Group has an Equal Access to Employment Program and invites women, Aboriginal peoples, visible minorities, ethnic minorities and persons with disabilities to apply. 

Only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted