Our company is growing rapidly and is looking to fill the role of truck dispatcher. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. This position will be located at our Hanahan, SC location. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for truck dispatcher
- Needs to be familiar with delivery areas and must be able to assist drivers in finding jobsites. Knowledge of Hanahan, SC and surrounding major cities required.
- Must learn and understand products, product mixes, and additional charges and their proper applications.
- Able and willing to work overtime and varying shifts including early mornings, late afternoons.
- Monitor truck drivers Hours of Service, ensuring compliance with all federal and state laws and regulations.
- Provide tracking updates to customer, on time pick up & delivery.
- A clear understanding of truck driver and equipment locations at all times, and availability status
- Minimize amount of time drivers spend empty or not running, in accordance with all federal and state laws and regulations.
- Excellent communications skills to collaborate with others under any type of conditions.
- Excellent clerical and organizational skills to keep track of schedules, routes, and personnel.
- Knowledge of computers for scheduling and other dispatching duties as needed.
- Ability to multitask with different and sometimes conflicting events at the same time.
- Ability to work under stress and remain calm with others during rapidly changing circumstances.
- Ability to relay information in a fast-paced environment.
- Scheduling and dispatching drivers, vehicles, or equipment to appropriate locations, according to pre-determined schedules, customer requests, or immediate needs.
- Use telephones, two-way radios, and text messages to contact employees.
- Dental insurance
- Health insurance
- Paid time off
- Vision insurance
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