Load Planner Trainee
New Century Transportation Inc. - Westampton, NJ

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he Load Planner Trainee will learn how to sequence freight shipments on trucks/trailers for final delivery throughout the United States and Canada. Shipments will be planned on loads in a manner which enables the Company to meet or exceed profitability expectations, with complete conforrmance placed on the planning of guaranteed shipments to deliver as required. Additionally, the Load Planner Trainee will learn efficient load planning techniques, required to meet service standards, maximize load factor, optimize equipment utilization and ensure the highest levels of customer satisfaction are achieved. Loads are planned in accordance with all applicable D.O.T. regulations including H.O.S. regulations, gross vehicle and axle weight limitiations, and appropriate HAZMAT rules.


Minimum 1 year in transportation or transportation related field. Basic knowledge of U.S, but a working geographic knowledge of the United States is preferred. Must attain thorough knowledge of assigned planning area. H.S. Diploma or equivalent. PC literate- knowledge of PC Miler, Word, Excel preferred. Able to perform mathematical functions on calculator or other software.

Load Planner Trainees are most successful if they have a sharp memory and are able to multitask loads and planning areas. Planner Trainees must possess working knolwdege of HazMat Sort/Segregation rules and understand axle scaling requirements. Planning is a function of time & distance along with a familiarity with specific customers- planners are expected to gain and retain this knowledge. Load Planning is primarily a night function and is critical to the success of the Company.

Hours are 5pm - 3am