Transportation Dispatcher Load Planner in Jamestown, NC at Firstfleet Inc

Date Posted: 5/25/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Dispatcher/Load Planner-


Responsibilities and Duties

The employee must be able to perform the following essential tasks:

  • Communicate dispatch information to drivers.

  • Ensure that all loads are planned, scheduled, & dispatched in an efficient & compliant manner that satisfy the customer’s requests.

  • Handle after-hours issues out of scope to the Fleet Manager.

  • Ensure good communications between all levels of the operations department and act with a cooperative attitude.

  • Take active measures to minimize driver turnover.

  • Answer calls (during & after hours) to handle relevant inquiries and refer calls to appropriate company resources as needed.

  • Schedule, dispatch and assign drivers to appropriate routes and extra work in accordance with needs or requests from multiple customer accounts.

 Apply under ADMIN to location 063 Jamestown, NC

Job Requirements

  • Licensing:  Preferred but not required: CDL Class A with a valid Medical Card

  • Experience: Required: 1 years in the transportation industry.

  • Skills, Knowledge, & Abilities: basic understanding of DOT regulations, HOS and its impact on our drivers and the company’s compliance scores.