Dispatcher

  • location: Norcross, GA
  • type: Temp to Perm
  • salary: $35,000 - $40,000 per year
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job description

Trucking Industry Dispatch Experience is required

Responsibilities:
Trucking Industry Dispatch Experience is required

Your primary responsibilities and requirements are:

Staying Customer Focused - deal with customers maintaining honest communication in a professional manner
Maintain Driver relationships - the core of our business, treating our experienced drivers with respect and courtesy
Problem resolution - able to make sound decisions during stressful events in a fast paced environment
Soliciting customers for additional deliveries (contract and non-inventory control)
Provide timely communication of critical events that need to be considered or addressed by Management
The ability to work well with and manage people - drivers, customers, and other dispatchers
Able to multi task and function effectively in this fast-paced environment
Strong math, logistics, and organizational skills
Being on call to answer questions or give directions to your team and drivers as needed
Maintain open, honest communication with customers
Proven decision-making skills and the ability to look at a problem from all angles to find the solution in a timely manner
Have a strong working knowledge of Atlanta metro area
Able to be certified in all hazardous materials transportation rules and requirements

Working hours: 7 AM - 3 PM

Skills:
Maintain company standards of courtesy and respect for customers and drivers
Monitor fuel inventory management systems and maintain inventories for keep-fill customers
Adhere to schedules for contract customer loads - ethanol, biodiesel, butane and jet fuel
Evaluate and decide the amount of work GTL will accept from will-call, on-demand customers to ensure that all deliveries are made on-time
Create all daily dispatches for keep fill, will call, and contract deliveries in dispatch system
Route deliveries for drivers while maintaining fair distribution of work load AND on-time deliveries
Dispatch drivers for maximum efficiency - reduce dead-head miles and avoid construction and traffic delays at peak hours
Communicate with drivers via computer system to assign loads, modify work flow, change supply sources, and avoid traffic delays
Be dependable and able to work on call schedule
Perform administrative tasks

Qualifications:
Trucking Industry Dispatch experience is required. Must be able to commute to the Doraville area and be very flexible with hours. Position could consist of rotating overnight weekends and a mid shift if needed.

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