Dispatcher in Louisville at Talis Group

Date Posted: 9/3/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Talis Group is a full-service recruitment firm in Louisville, KY. We are currently assisting our company client  seeking a Dispatcher for a temp to perm position. This position is 2nd shift from 2pm-10pm Monday through Friday. Their regional fleet consists of approximately 80 drivers. This fleet is made up of a combination of owner operators and company drivers. This experienced candidate will have strong attention to detail, the ability to maneuver through multiple programs within the system and express a high degree of communication skills. A high functioning level of customer service as well as the ability to hold drivers accountable to their hours of service is a necessary aspect of this position.  Position is contingent on a drug test and criminal background check.

Job Requirements

HIGHLIGHTED DUTIES

•         Dispatch drivers using dispatch software

•         Update software with trailer numbers

•         Enter data for Customer detention

•         Make appointments for customer deliveries

•         Contact customers for delivery changes as needed

•         Update dispatch spreadsheets and daily driver packet information

•         Plan driver routes based on DOT hours of service

•         Meet the needs of our customers by providing on-time delivery expectations to drivers

•         General administrative duties; such as answering phones, data entry, etc.

•         Other duties and responsibilities as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

•         Associates Degree in Business Management or related field (preferred)

•         Minimum two years of related work experience

•         Minimum one year of related transportation experience

•         Knowledge of DOT regulations

•         Knowledge of Fleet Operations

•         Self-Reliant and able to make decisions through resourcefulness, creativity, and expertise

•         Able to communicate professionally 

•         Excellent conflict resolution skills and ability to work well under pressure

•         Intermediate Skills in Microsoft Office.

•         Experience in Transportation, Warehousing and Logistics functions a plus.

Must be able to pass a drug screen and criminal background check.



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Talis Group is an equal opportunity employer. All candidates are considered based upon their skills, performance and potential, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.