We are currently looking for a Transportation Night Supervisor/ Dispatcher, who will be responsible for supervising the dispatch of Drivers.
A teammate in this position must have the ability to:
- Motivate and provide leadership to Driver group by effectively problem solving and managing conflict.
- Interface with Operations and Transportation managers to secure additional manpower, and utilize outside carriers. Schedule deliveries and pickups according to forecast and plan.
- Coordinate workflow, helping to ensure adequate driver coverage of routes at all times.
- Ensure driver paperwork and keys are ready at dispatch time.
- Responsible for ensuring arrival times are met and smooth flow of operation.
- Conduct periodic route visits, route rides, and customer visits.
- Responsible for compliance of DOT regulations and standards, BIT process, and drug and alcohol training.
- Gain working knowledge of JDE, Peoplenet, Manugistics, back-haul, payroll, and safety and risk management.
- Successfully assist in managing center and departmental goals.
- Maintain reports dealing with key performance indicators.
- At least 3 to 5 years of transportation or logistics experience, which includes customer processing, route delivery procedures and basic security and operational procedures.
- 2-years experience in a supervisor or lead position.
- Understanding of DOT rules and regulations.
- Ability to work graveyard hours, weekends, holidays, and OT- flexibility of schedule is a must!
- Demonstrated leadership abilities, with experience in coaching, counseling and conflict resolution.
- Exceptional organizational and time management skills.
- Ability to manage stress in self and others within a fast-paced environment, adapting readily to change.
- Have mainframe computer software knowledge related to record keeping. Preferred experience on AS 400 Mainframe, Excel, Microsoft Word, and Access programs; PeopleNet, TRUCKS or similar programs.
- Associates degree in a related field is strongly preferred.
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