Salary Range:$70,000.00 - $80,000.00

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Position Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Terminal Manager for a multi-service transportation company.
The Dry Van OTR dispatcher is responsible for working with customers and brokers to develop Dry Van lanes outbound and inbound to Houston; Create orders within TMW dispatch system and relay all vital information via text, phone, and Total Mail to drivers which includes any customer reference numbers that must appear on paperwork, intake numbers, pro numbers as well as any special equipment or permits that might be needed for the load; Assist customers as well as drivers with any and all questions concerning the transportation of a load; Make sure all necessary paperwork is accurate and attached to the orders created; Coordinate and schedule customer orders for Dry Vans OTR; Be available to support drivers during nights, weekends and holidays when needed; Support technology agenda to operate as efficiently as possible.

Background Required:
  • Transportation/logistics industry (3 years)
  • Driver-Dispatch management; Personnel supervision
  • Knowledge of dispatching software: TMW
  • Familiar with all state and federal motor carrier regulations
  • Negotiate with customers regarding rates and resolving disputes
  • Develop solid working relationships with customer contacts
  • Computer: Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
  • Education: High School Diploma
  • Residence: Houston, TX
Other Essential Abilities and Skills:
  • Excellent communication (written, verbal)
  • Phone etiquette
  • Self-starter
  • Results-oriented coupled with strong work ethic
If you are interested in this opportunity but you’re not ready to apply, please email the Practice Leader provided below with your questions.

Managing Director: Larry Wainscott
Specialized Transportation

330.664.9400, ext.125

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