Prince Rupert Dispatch
The Prince Rupert Dispatch Centre is located at 847 West 1st Avenue in the city of Prince Rupert.
The staff includes the Secretary/Treasurer/Dispatcher and three relief dispatchers who receive and process orders for the Prince Rupert area.
Work forecasts are obtained from the Port Corporation and provided to employees upon request.
Employers place orders for labour requirements, by telephone and fax, prior to established order/cancellation times. Dispatch slips are prepared manually for all orders.
Dispatch of Labour
Employees obtain their orders by telephone. All qualified Union employees are dispatched prior to Casuals. Work is assigned on a low hours basis. Qualified employees with the lowest hours are dispatched first.
Dispatch Office Contact Numbers
Daily Order/Cancellation Times
Employers place their orders prior to daily order/cancellation times as follows:
Times of Dispatch