Trucking Company based in Grapevine, TX is now hiring an Dispatcher.
Must be fast paced, and energetic and be willing to work well with others. This is a very demanding position as trucks have to be moving, and drivers must be kept updated. Attendance is mandatory as trucks must be covered.
Daily responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Telephone booking and coordination of transportation freight in a cost effective manner
Managing Drivers and booking loads for them via telephone, and other methods as needed.
Scheduling pick-up and delivery appointment times
Communicating effectively with Customers, Shippers, and Receivers regarding changes in pick-up/delivery and potential service failures
Pre-planning the use of carriers and equipment for optimal efficiency
Track/trace shipments when requested
Assisting in P.O.D. retrieval The skills required for this position include:
Prior experience dispatching full truck load drivers a plus!
Intermediate computer skills (Excel, Word)
Intermediate math skills
Excellent Communication skills
Ability to type at least 30 - 40 words per minute
Knowledge of USA time zones/ state abbreviations
Must be able to work in a fast pace environment.
After hours will be required to follow up with drivers, on weekends and evenings.
SUBMIT RESUME FOR CONSIDERATION.
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