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Trucking Dispatcher

Trucking Dispatcher

Job Description

Trucking Dispatcher

Grocery Haulers Incorporated (GHI) is a privately held logistics company headquartered in Woodbridge, N.J. Operating throughout the Northeast Region.

As a dedicated carrier, our mission is to leverage our scale and our knowledge of information technology and routing systems, aligned with a highly motivated and trained professional workforce, to bring our customers the best service at the lowest possible cost.

Trucking Dispatcher

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

 Essential Functions:

  • Assigning Drivers to loads
  • Assisting with driver supervision
  • Answer phones and help in office with customer care functions
  • Process and ensure paperwork associated with operation is handled timely & properly
  • Accountability for trailers & tractors
  • Ensure deliveries and pick-ups are coordinated timely and efficiently
  • Some responsibility for scheduling of appointment deliveries
  • Responsible communication to customers via; phone, fax or email
  • Any other duties assigned by the Terminal Manager

Job Requirements

  • Dispatch experience in a  52/53 foot tractor trailer environment 
  • Computer knowledge and ability to maintain electronic records for example Qualcomm or PeopleNet
  • Working knowledge of D.O.T. regulations (hours of service, CDL, drug and alcohol testing)
  • Knowledge of roads systems in Northeast i.e. PA of NY for respective positions 
  • Capable of working various shifts and weekends. 

  • Ability to multi task with a sense of urgency while producing quality work.
  • Ability to work without constant supervision/self-motivated.
  • Be able to work under pressure.
  • Strong time management skills.
  • Competent in working independently as well as in a team atmosphere.
  • Have good knowledge of geography.
  • Be an effective listener.
  • Punctual and consistent attendance.
  • Desire to be on top of your game and be proficient at your job.
  • Maintain current/up to date knowledge of DOT regulations.
  • Computer system experience with the Internet and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Willing to understand and support change, as it relates to processes, structure and business modeling.
  • Experience and Education requirements

    One plus years of related experience
    High school diploma or GED
    Knowledge of DOT regulations


Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Distribution - Shipping, Transportation
Education High School
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Transportation
Required Travel Not Specified
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Trucking Dispatcher

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