Experienced Trucking Dispatcher.
The purpose of the Dispatcher position is to communicate with drivers to schedule loads and distribute information to driver teams as needed.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
1. Maintain contact between drivers and home base, dispatching drivers to deliver loads using information on customer needs, drivers' locations and loads, and daily factors to balance cost and speed of response.
2. Assign routes to appropriate drivers throughout the day and for the next day.
3. Review route paperwork, enter customer information to database, and close work orders from previous day routes, paying close attention to detail, identifying and correcting any issues. Records and documents information from drivers and distributes to appropriate departments.
4. Maintains all data in appropriate systems including the following: Verify all orders been received and entered into the system.
Must have experience using LOAD BOARDS.
Must have experience Live dispatching at a trucking company.