Dispatcher

Dispatcher

Website Performance Foodservice

The Dispatcher position is responsible for coordinating the overall scheduling and dispatching of delivery operations by communicating with truck drivers through computers, phones or two-way radios. Assign drivers to trucks and make sure that they leave and arrive on schedule. Available at all times to answer any questions from drivers, help them avoid traffic jams and keep them aware of inclement weather ahead. Communicates and interacts with customers, vendors and co-workers professionally ensuring questions are answered accurately and in a timely manner. Functions as a team member within the department and organization, as required, and perform any duty assigned to best serve the company.

Job Duties, may include, but not limited to:

  • Dispatchers keep track of the progress drivers make along their route by using available technology.
  • Check drivers in and out of terminals and transfer the trip records into a company’s files.
  • Communicate with drivers on a daily basis, but must handle any requests and complaints from customers.
  • Calculate miles for all trucks.
  • Determine travel and route times so that delivery costs can be accurately determined.

Work schedule for this position is Sunday to Thursday, 8 pm to 4:30 am.

Required Qualifications

High School Diploma or Equivalent.
1-2 Years of experience in dispatch or commercial or driver experience or related area.

Preferred Qualifications

High School Diploma or Equivalent.
2-4 Years of experience in dispatch or commercial driver experience within the foodservice industry.

Division

Performance Foodservice

Job Category

Transportation

Req Number

28141BR

EEO Statement

Performance Food Group and/or its subsidiaries (individually or collectively, the “Company”) provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all applicants and employees, regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state and federal laws and regulations. Please click on the following links to review: (1) our EEO Policy; (2) the “EEO is the Law” poster and supplement; and (3) the Pay Transparency Policy Statement.

Address Line 1

290 SE Thompson Drive

State

Missouri

Location

Performance Foodservice Kansas City (0566)
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