Cardinal Logisitcs Management Operations Coordinator in Grand Prairie, Texas
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Monday, July 17, 2017
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER
The Operations Coordinator plans, directs and controls vehicle scheduling, allocation, dispatching and communication functions to effect economical utilization of vehicle facilities. Will communicate with truck drivers through computers, or phones and will assign drivers to routes.
Duties and responsibilities
First point of contact for all drivers and customer calls including but not limited to backhaul information, routing, customer hours - address - phone numbers, delivery times, driver locations and any other concerns of drivers or customer personnel
Sets Schedules, routes, and assigns drivers and vehicles
Recruits and monitors progression of new drivers
Check in drivers as they arrive from their runs ensuring that all paperwork is completed and correct. Determine available starting times for their next dispatch
Completes data entry to update trip data in TMW system
Ensure safety and regulatory compliance by advocating all company best practices developed attain all related goals
Identify and prepare a list of available drivers for the next schedule of deliveries bearing in mind available hours, DOT regulations / compliance and customer needs
Reinforce Company policies, procedures and goals
High School Diploma required
One to three years related experience
Experience in dedicated fleet, LTL or TL dispatch preferred
Basic computer skills to include: Excel, Word, Outlook, and data entry
Ability to multi-task while interacting with others in a fast paced environment
Must be organized and able to understand transportation rules and regulations
Should be able to read, analyze and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures or governmental manuals.
Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form
Office environment, using standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopier, filing cabinets and fax machine. Requires extensive computer work.
Should be able to sit and/or stand for long periods of time. May require some climbing, bending or twisting.
CC174 Grand Prairie, TX, Grand Prairie, Texas, United States of America