Intermodal Dispatcher

  • Company:
    Great Hire
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    10 hours ago
  • Category:

We are seeking an ambitious, forward thinking, and highly motivated candidate to work in a fast-paced environment INTERMODAL and/or CROSS TOWN DISPATCH . If you love a challenge and are looking for a rewarding career, this opportunity may be right for you. REQUIREMENTS INCLUDE: 2 years experienced in intermodal dispatching preferred Knowledge of all Chicagoland rails, depots, steamships and chassis providers RESPONSIBILITIES: Conduct yourself in a very professional and highly organized manner Frontline interaction with customers via phone and email Book and enter loads into TMS for operations to plan and dispatch Problem solve with customer when loads and/or drivers have issues Solicit existing customers and prospects for additional business Continual updates on load details and ETAs Update customers on delays, equipment issues and paperwork Be professionally demanding of all stakeholders and always offer solutions instead of excuses Dispatch/Coordinate & assign loads and load information with drivers Enter and update load information in TMS Manage driver pay tracking and updates to TMS Accessorial tracking and alerts for both customer and driver Enter / Update / Verify Rail billing and updates on chassis and containers via WEB Driver tracking ( KeepTruckin) and confirmations Equipment management (availability/reservations) and costs Other operations or office related duties as required. This position is responsible for ensuring that contract drivers are dispatched to pick up containers in a timely manner. We are looking for someone who can multi-task and accurately recall information. We are looking for a dynamic candidate who can both carefully plan and adapt to changes. You will have contact with drivers and with customers if/when needed. The ability to remember the type of equipment used, drivers destination, and the length of time it will take to complete the move is necessary. Schedule: Monday to Friday