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Transportation Dispatcher – 2 needed

Middleburg Heights, OH 44130

Posted: 09/25/2020 Employment Type: Temp-to-Perm Industry: Transportation/Driving Job Number: 05 – 154397 mp Pay Rate: $16/hr

Job Description

A trucking company is seeking Transportation Dispatchers for full-time opportunities.  You must be able to work night shift from 5 p.m. to 5 a.m. or 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. and will rotate 3 days on, then 4 days off, 4 days on and 3 days off, etc.  

Job Duties:

  • Dispatch trucks according to customer demands and operational efficiency
  • Establish and adjust routes in an efficient and profitable manner
  • Arrange services and determine customer-specific driver duties
  • Communicate with management, customer, and drivers to resolve service issues
  • Ensure proper documentation and secure profitable loads
  • Monitor driver hours in order to balance schedules and observe DOT Compliance and HSSE Requirements
  • Ensure daily documentation of DOT Logs, DVIRs, and Fleet Maintenance Schedules and complete and correct as directed
  • Enter load data in Dispatch Database
  • Generate reports documenting load and unload-times, route completions, and driver locations
  • Develop efficient routes to ensure that deliveries are made on time, including any delays that occur
  • Answer calls from drivers and relay any emergencies to appropriate channels

Job Requirements

Job Qualifications:

  • Must have a High School Diploma or GED
  • Must be familiar with Trimble CoPilot Truck Navigation, Trimble ELD, Basic DVIR, and GPS Tracking
  • Must be able to work well in a team environment and be a fast learner
  • Must have the ability to handle multiple tasks at the same time
  • Must be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be a problem solver who can pay a high attention to detail

For an immediate interview, please call 440-253-2983 or submit your resume to              

Additional Information

Area Professionals is a division of Area Temps, a staffing industry leader in Northeastern Ohio since 1987.  The Area Professionals team specializes in direct hire and contract recruiting at the professional, mid-management and executive levels.

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