Lead Dispatch Supervisor

Job Location

Arlington, TX, USA

Type of Job

Non- Union -Full-Time

Published Date

About the job

The preferred candidate will exemplify a solid work ethic, experience in decision making; abiding to operating procedures, upholding contract and disciplining employees. This position requires a strong willed, experienced person in managing personnel.


Essential Functions
* Ensure driver loads are consistent with equipment capacity, Load Factor and Load Efficiency standards
* Audit load efficiency and compliance with DOT/MOT regulations
* Ensure driver assignments are properly documented; ensure compliance with assignment
* Ensure drop sequence is clear to driver and obtain driver acknowledgement/agreement
* Update load planners regarding available equipment for future shipments

Requirements

  • High school graduate or equivalent

  • 3 + years' dispatch experience, including management in a union environment

  • Excellent decision-making, communication, and customer service skills

  •  Strong leadership and supervisory skills

  •  Working knowledge of computers and programs to include Microsoft Office

  • Ability to effectively manage time and priorities

  • Strong analytical and mathematical skills

  • Solid working knowledge of DOT/MOT/JWC regulations