Looking for a Dispatcher in the Chino, Area. Must have DOT and have experience with Big Rig Trucks.
Email resume to IEProfessional@staffmark.com
The person in this position is responsible for the execution of all plant activities related to freight, including production scheduling, dispatching trucks, negotiating freight rates with contract carriers. This position is critical in ensuring timely and cost effective delivery of products to customers. The position directly impacts distribution cost to the company.
Coordinates freight ensuring maximum efficiency as well as timely deliveries 25-70%
Negotiates freight rates with contract carriers. 5-10%
Maintains and processes all necessary records and paperwork to ensure that private fleet as well as contract carriers are in compliance with state, federal and local regulations. Confirms and/or processes orders and bills of lading 10-20%
Advises customers on delivery scheduling and order problems; develops production schedules in conjunction with Production Supervisor; works with production personnel and other Growing Media Plants to coordinate shipments 25-40%
responds to inquiries from customers, truck drivers, corporate personnel, etc.
Performs special projects and other office duties as requested. 5-25%
Will also be asked to cross train and fill in the general office duties such as scale operation, AP fill in, production entry fill in, inventory posting fill in or other general tasks as needed 0-25%
High school diploma or equivalent
Two years experience in a traffic or freight related field. Previous experience dispatching trucks, preferred.
Knowledge of state, local and federal DOT regulations
Knowledge of office procedures.