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Intermodal Dispatcher in Memphis at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/23/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Memphis
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    1 to 3 years
  • Date Posted:
    7/23/2018
  • Job ID:
    BBBH146219

Job Description


Our client has an immediate opportunity available for an Intermodal Dispatcher in Memphis, TN. The ideal candidate is progressive, innovative and customer focused. You will be responsible for the planning, directing, and coordinating of all of activities related to transportation operations.

Responsibilities

  • Ensures that with each dispatch that Customer Service is the focus
  • Maintains, enforces and reviews all safety procedures
  • Dispatch all units within the company system following outlined procedures
  • Reviews the operation and systems constantly, to minimize unplanned downtime, anticipates and solves problems in a timely manner
  • Analyzes, recommends and implements logistics process improvements
  • Ability to adapt to change in a fast paced environment
  • Must be able to interact with other team members and be a positive member of the team
  • Monitors driver training and qualifications to ensure all legal requirements are met
  • Assist with hiring of trucking personnel
  • Delivers performance reviews and evaluates performance of truck drivers
  • Maintains outstanding customer relations
  • Capable of critical thinking using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions

Requirements
  • At least 2 years of intermodal dispatch experience
  • Experience managing driver (owner/operator) compliance including safety and DOT regulations

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