OTR Truck Dispatcher

OTR Truck Dispatcher

  • Full Time
  • Remote

Website Freight Girlz

DO NOT APPLY IF YOU DO NOT HAVE DOCUMENTED OTR DISPATCH EXPERIENCE. (We will verify) No experience no reply.

**** APPLY ONLY ON OUR WEBSITE TO BE CONSIDERED: https://www.freightgirlz.com/employment

Initial base pay structure for 90 days plus commission.

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ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Coordinate and plan freight loads for regional and OTR with the optimal driver based available loads.
  • Manage and coordinate loads by time schedule, special characteristics such as high value product and customer priority.
  • Assigns available drivers on loads and to accept each load for proximity to pick up location, available hours of service (HOS) under DOT regulations.
  • Sign Rate Confirmations and Carrier Packets
  • Solid understanding of industry terminologies such as Detention, Layover, TONU etc.- Intensive use of phone and emails
  • Constant monitoring of load boards for new loads and monitor status of loads assigned to drivers.
  • Respond to inquiries about available loads via multiple load boards and our direct broker/shipper relations. Respond to inquiry about load assignments and load status from Customer Service.
  • Plan/manage assigned freight and equipment (Flatbed, RGN, Reefer, Dry Vans, Power Only & Hot Shot) for maximum utilization and profitability. (You do not get to pick and choose your equipment types – You will be assigned as needed by our support specialist). This mean you will be assigned Hot Shots.
  • Assign loads in a manner that allows for on time pick-up and delivery.
  • Coordinate and meet driver/equipment routing needs.
  • Manage deadhead.
  • Analyze and determine which loads maximize profitability.
  • Provide accurate and detailed load information, pick-up/delivery times and other special load related information.
  • Meet service and delivery goals of customers.
  • Maintain effectiveness when experiencing major changes in work tasks.
  • Establish course of action to ensure that work is completed efficiently.
  • Ability to clearly communicate in terms that are clearly understandable.
  • Supervises drivers within the assigned area.
  • Develop and maintain Carrier relations, and act as liaison for Truck Load operations manager
  • Documentation management and quality control
  • Other duties and special projects as assigned by management.
  • Follows all company SOPs (50 page manual).
  • Utilizes Freight Girlz proprietary and commercially available TotalDispatcher.com platform.

EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

Extensive Experience in truck dispatching and or properly dealing with brokers.

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required
  • 2 plus years of experience in a related dispatcher or logistics role.
  • Knowledge of DOT hours of service/regulations
  • Manage up to 15 assigned trucks (trucks are assigned to each dispatcher in most cases)
  • Utilize our technology (DAT Power, Ascend TMS, smartsheet etc.) to book freight
  • through load boards in the spot market.
  • Excellent negotiation skills with brokers is a must!
  • Strong decision making and communications skills (verbal and written)
  • Problem solving/leadership skills
  • Analytical/Critical thinking skills
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced deadline driven environment.
  • Spanish a Plus!

Schedule:

Monday to Friday
On Call
Weekends

Experience:

Transportation: 2 years (Preferred)
Negotiation: 2 years (Preferred)
Communication Skills: 2 years (Preferred)
Microsoft Excel: 2 year (Preferred)

Work Location:

(Remote/Work from home) 1099 and Full-time

Multiple locations

Pay Frequency:

Bi weekly or Twice monthly

Company’s website:

FreightGirlz.com

**** APPLY ONLY ON OUR WEBSITE TO BE CONSIDERED: https://www.freightgirlz.com/employment

Job Types: Contract, Commission

Pay: $18.00 – $20.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • Flexible Schedule

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday
  • On Call
  • Weekends

Supplemental Pay:

  • Bonus pay
  • Commission pay

Experience:

  • transportation: 5 years (Preferred)
  • Customer Service: 4 years (Required)
  • OTR dispatching: 2 years (Required)

Language:

  • English (Required)
  • Spanish (Preferred)

Commission Only:

  • Yes

Work Location:

  • Fully Remote

Company’s website:

  • www.freightgirlz.com

Company’s Facebook page:

  • https://www.facebook.com/freightgirlz

Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply

Work Remotely:

  • Yes

Looking for more Education or Experience?  Check out our Freight Broker Courses!

To apply for this job please visit www.indeed.com.


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