Transportation Dispatcher in Greensboro, NC at Advanced Personnel Resources

Date Posted: 4/24/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    701 Green Valley Rd
    Greensboro, NC
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    2 to 10 years
  • Date Posted:
    4/24/2021

Job Description

Advanced Personnel Resources is seeking qualified candidates with a background in dispatching or transportation management for an opportunity with a major logistics provider in Greensboro. Candidates should have at least 1 year of transportation management experience and be flexible to work multiple shifts during training before transitioning to a 12-hour night shift on a 2-3-3-2 rotation for the long-term. This is a Temp-to-Hire opportunity with great long-term growth potential.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Ensure daily on-time coordination, assignment, and performance of pick-up and delivery of loads.

Ensure satisfactory service to client organizations.

Engaging in effective communication with terminal, drivers, and customers.

Maintain safety-focused operations and compliance with DOT regulations.

Complete reporting and recordkeeping of dispatch activity.

Ability to make decisions and execute while effectively balancing on-time operations, customer satisfaction, and driver satisfaction.

Facilitate all over-the-road breakdowns, weather delays, and routing exceptions.


Job Requirements

Qualifications

Minimum of 1 year of transportation management experience

Ability to work in a fast-paced environment handling a high volume of phone calls.

Strong problem-solving skills.

Proven skills in verbal and written communication.

Must be okay with a flexible schedule, including nights and weekends.