Position: Dispatcher- Intermodal Division
Looking to take the next step in your career with an expanding top logistics company?
Universal Intermodal Services Inc. is currently seeking a Dispatcher for their Portland, OR facility.
They are seeking aggressive, forward thinking and highly motivated candidates to work in a fast-paced environment. If you love a challenge and are looking for a rewarding career, this opportunity may be right for you!
Universal continues to focus on the expanding needs of the intermodal marketplace. Universal provides customized intermodal solutions including drayage, container yard management, maintenance and repair, domestic container and intermodal flatbed. Our national footprint and ability to conduct business with all major steamship lines and rails gives our customers seamless and consistent service.
The ideal candidate should possess the following:
2+ years of Intermodal experience
Effective verbal and written communication skills
Strong computer skills, including knowledge of Microsoft Office
Problem solving and analytical skills, as well as a strong attention to detail
Excellent multi-tasking and organizational skills
A competitive and career oriented mindset
Desire to surround customer with excellence in service
CDL Licensed a plus
Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:
Coordinating contractor and driver activities
Managing inbound and outbound freight flow
Planning and implementing delivery routes for drivers
Effective communication with terminal operations personnel to build strong connectivity between terminal and corporate operations
Management of internal operating procedures
Processing multiple calls simultaneously from internal as well as external customers
Ownership of all communication regarding changes that impact internal and external customers
Various reports on production, quality, timeliness, staffing, maintenance, and discrepancies
Other tasks delegated by the customer and/or Terminal Manager
Universal Intermodal offers a competitive base salary and benefits package including medical, dental, 401K, and vacation in addition to offering upward mobility within the company. If you are an energetic, self-motivated individual with the drive to become part of a growing organization, please reply with an attachment of your resume and salary requirements for consideration.