Dispatcher needed for operations in 48 states of North America, Canada and Alaska.
We are in search of a knowledgeable and enthusiastic individual who loves transportation and is willing to grow with the company.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Proficient with Gmail, Microsoft Products, general computing skills.
Highly organized, self- starter with the ability to work independently.
Excellent written and verbal communications skills.
Positive, collaborative, flexible, can-do attitude.
Excited and motivated to be part of a fast-growing business.
Rotating night duties.
Blue Cross/Blue Shield Medical, Dental, and Vision.
401(K) with company match.
Paid vacation & sick days
Candidate MUST have at least 2 years of dispatch experience in 53' Vans TL and LTL.
Demonstrate working knowledge of ELD (electronic logging device) software and route optimization software, such as Omnitracs, Peoplenet or similar programs. TMW and Omnitracs experience is a Strong Plus!
Knowledge of DOT rules and regulations preferred. Dispatcher must be familiar with FMCSA driving regulations.
Monitor and Follow through with pick-ups and deliveries and activities. Keep track of trucks via an online tracking system to achieve the customers on time requirements.
Manage all aspects of the dispatch process which ranges from load assignment to delivery and any issues that may arise during the process in order to flag potential issues.
Troubleshoot and resolve issues effectively and professionally; Work in cross functional team to address service issues in a cost-effective manner as needed.
Dispatchers are responsible for keeping records, monitoring driver daily logs for errors or violations and monitoring drivers' working hours and equipment availability.
Mechanical and truck Maintenance a PLUS.