26 days old

Dispatcher-Gate Attendant

thyssenkrupp Supply Chain Services NA, Inc.
Greer, SC 29650
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Your responsibilities

Summary of Position:

Hours: (7 on 7 off schedule) Thur-Wed 6AM to 6PM

This Gate Attendant will coordinate and direct the movement of trucks and freight in order to make pickups and deliveries in an efficient and timely manner.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Daily and weekly scheduling for dispatching drivers
  • Load monitoring and updating systems
  • Equipment management, preventative maintenance, etc.
  • Participation in safety talks and safety training
  • Record and allocate all requests for delivery and pickup
  • Maintain radio and phone contact with trucks, receiving, and dispatch aid in response to any emergency needs for assistance or repairs
  • Communicate with all Drivers, customers, and suppliers in a professional and courteous manner
  • Cultivate strong relationships with drivers and customers to reduce the stress that comes with last minute schedule changes
  • Maintain written/computerized records and other forms of information
  • All other duties assigned by reporting Manager/Supervisor
  • Meet tkSCS Employee Attributes / Competencies
  • Schedule drivers on pre designed runs
  • Update Ryder LMS system for GM on a 15 minute basis
  • Ensure drivers are signing in to the GeoTab system correctly
  • Update GM and Ryder as to when the drivers leave the suppliers and arrive at the plant
  • Contact maintenance vendors for breakdowns and regular service on equipment

Your profile

Minimum Requirements:

  • 1-2 years administrative experience required
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience with MS Excel and Word
  • Prior experience/exposure to logistics or trucking operations
  • Knowledge of DOT regulations as they pertain to our trucking environment
  • Ability to work efficiently under pressure and at a fast pace
  • Good management skills in making driver assignments and developing cooperation among the team of drivers
  • Good knowledge of geographical area to facilitate efficient routing
  • Customer service background
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to work in fast-paced work environments
  • Computer and Microsoft suite experience

Preferred Requirements:
  • Previous supervisory experience
  • Bachelor's degree in business, transportation, or related field of study
  • Dispatch experience

Your benefits with us

  • Immediate start
  • Weekly pay
  • Medical, dental, and vision benefits available

Posted: 2022-09-09 Expires: 2022-10-08
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