POSITION : Linehaul Dispatcher and Planner
DEPARTMENT : Operations
REPORTING TO : Linehaul Manager
This position requires a highly motivated, organized and customer focused person that assumes the responsibility or running safe, effective and efficient movement of freight between terminals to ensure quality service to our customers.
This position will supervise the movement of trailers with use of company drivers as well as outside carriers to help grow the division.
This person will coordinate with drivers in regards to estimated time of departures as well as arrivals of loads to and from terminals and keep terminals informed of these times.
This position will also require some after-hours problem solving in which terminals must be kept informed of delays, while also using sound judgement to keep costs to the company to a minimum.
CREDENTIALS & EXPERIENCE
The Linehaul Coordinator has the authority and responsibility to ensure that all functions of the department are properly performed.
In order to function effectively, the Linehaul Coordinator needs a high degree of skill to select competent people and to delegate responsibilities.
The Linehaul Coordinator will control their department in such a way that their absence will not cause a loss of efficiency while temporarily away from the terminal.
MEASURES OF PERFORMANCE
The Linehaul Coordinator is to be held accountable for the performance of all duties and responsibilities outlined above.
Confidentiality of all company, customer, and employee information has been maintained.
All company policies and procedures are followed closely.
Punctuality and attendance record is very good.