Robert Half International Dispatcher in CHICAGO, Illinois
Scheduling of drivers and equipment to meet customer needs.
Communicate with drivers and contractors about next day load planning
Handles customer orders and records customer requirements on each call or email. Excellent verbal
and written communication skills.
Communicates and coordinates with drivers and intercompany departments via email or phone.
Is team-oriented and works collaboratively to achieve team goals.
Coordinate equipment needs per loading requirements.
Verifies order is correct and back-up documentation is provided as needed.
Brings energy, enthusiasm, and a positive attitude to the job.
Ability to multi-task.
Has effective organizational skills. Keeps files and work area organized.
Maintain proper attendance and punctuality critical to the operation.
Other duties and special projects as assigned by management.
To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:
Analytical - Collects and researches data
Oral Communication - Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; Listens and
gets clarification; Responds well to questions.
Written Communication - Writes clearly and informatively; Varies writing style to meet needs;
Presents numerical data effectively; Able to read and interpret written information.
Teamwork - Exhibits objectivity and openness to others' views; Gives and welcomes feedback;
Contributes to building a positive team spirit; Puts success of team above own interests
Ethics - Treats people with respect; Inspires the trust of others; Works with integrity and ethically;
Upholds organizational values.
Organizational Support - Follows policies and procedures; Completes administrative tasks correctly
and on time; Supports organization's goals and values; Benefits organization through outside
Experience with Live Dispatch is preferred
Knowledge and understanding of DOT standards
Experience in transportation industry/ dispatch
Dispatching, Planning, Scheduling, Email Correspondence, Phone Inquiries
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Salary: $17.00 - $17.00 / Hourly
Location: CHICAGO, IL
Date Posted: February 23, 2021
Employment Type: Temp to Hire
Job Reference: 01370-0011715688
Staffing Area: Office u0026 Administrative