Support Shift Dispatcher / Admin in Cedar Rapids, IA at Firstfleet Inc

Date Posted: 2/1/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Transportation Supervisor / Dispatcher needed for our Cedar Rapids, IA Terminal.  This will be a Night Shift position. 


Shift: Third (Sunday Thru Thursday night) (2230 - 0700)


  • Daily load and route planning, Dispatching trucks in a timely manner
  • Covering Cedar Rapids as well as Austin, MN Terminals
  • Answering calls from Drivers and Customers
  • Monitor Loads for on time delivery
  • Process paperwork
  • Change load assignments
  • Problem Resolution
  • Ability to work unsupervised and make sound decisions
  • Strong Customer Service and communication skills, communicate with customers by phone and email      
  • Willing to work overtime if necessary , carry company provided cell phone, for rotating on call
  • Salary commensurate on experience
  • Full Benefit package available including: Medical, Dental, Vision, Hearing, 401K, Short and Long term Disability and Life Insurance
  • Paid Vacation after 1 year of service

Job Requirements

  • Transportation/Dispatch experience preferred  
  • Knowledge of DOT Regulations
  • Computer Skills (Outlook, Windows and TMW)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Willing to work overtime if necessary 
  • Must have strong Customer and Driver interaction skills
  • Must have even temperament and ability to get along with anyone
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