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  • Lafayette, LA
  • Jayme Miller

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Load Planner

Dupre Logistics • Lafayette, LA

Posted 7 days ago

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Job Description

Dupre’ Logistics is currently seeking a Load Planner for our Strategic Capacity Services Business Unit in Fort Smith, AR.


Company Description

Dupre’ Logistics is a fast growth transportation & logistics provider that is adding to our organization in order to meet and exceed these goals:

  • provide safe service that’s profitable
  • continue to profitably grow our business
  • be the employer of choice
  • be a career destination rather than a stepping stone on your career path


Job Description

Our Load Planner works in a fast paced position that is at the hub of activity in our business units.   Load Planners perform load planning activities, coordinate load assignments, and handle administrative paperwork and computer entry duties.  The main objective is to verify that the customer’s needs are met in a prompt and professional manner. 


Key duties:

  • Establish a working knowledge and develop professional relationships with our carriers
  • Monitor key performance data to anticipate customer service problems, opportunities, and risks
  • Coordinate delivery and pick-up schedules
  • Handle customer service for all designated accounts
  • Ensure carrier contracts are signed and correct


We have an excellent compensation package: competitive salary, insurance, retirement, training, and opportunities for advancement.

Job Requirements

Job Qualifications

  • 2 years university course work is preferred in one of the following areas:  Business Management, Marketing, Industrial Technology, Operations Management or Information Systems, etc.
  • 3+ years of customer service or load planning experience is required
  • Dispatch, telesales, and/or load planning experience is required
  • Must have a high level of self motivation, excellent organizational skills, and ability to multi-task at very fast pace
  • Computer Skills:  Excel experience is required, AS400 experience is a plus


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