Transportation and Logistics Dispatcher
Princeton, New Jersey, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Transportation and Logistics
Specialty Import and Export
Salary 22 – 25 yearly
Location 08048, Lumberton, New Jersey, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 1/11/24
Miller Dedicated Services is enthusiastically adding to their growing team of Transportation and Logistics Dispatchers in our Lumberton, NJ headquarters. This is an outstanding opportunity to join an established team and company who has been operating as a family owned business since 1912. With continued growth anticipated for 2024 we are looking for the right person who brings Dispatching experience though also shows up with a team oriented attitude and a strong focus on customer service.
You Will:

Prepare daily dispatch schedule for drivers and equipment
Utilize dynamic routing program to efficiently route outbound product
Build and update inbound and outbound orders in dispatch program
Respond promptly to driver inquiries regarding, but not limited to, breakdowns and directions
Monitor driversÆ hours to prevent DOT violations
Adjust delivery and backhaul assignments to accommodate breakdowns, late trucks, and other changes
Follow attendance policy, show up for work on time, and ready to work assigned shift
Perform other duties as required and assigned
Effectively use radio, telephone, or computer to transmit assignments

You Have:

Ability to build positive relationships with Drivers and Customers
Composure in all interactions and a team oriented attitude
Reasoning, negotiating, and instructing skills
Excellent written and oral communication skills
A coachable attitude and approach
High level of focus and importance on customer service skills
2+ years of Dispatching and/or Transportation and Logistics Planning
High School degree or equivalent

You May Also Have (Desired):

College Degree
A Commercial Driver's License

We Have:

Competitive compensation: $22-$25/Hour
401(k) with company match
Comprehensive benefits including medical, vision, and dental including HSA and FSA options
Company-paid life insurance
Advancement Opportunities
Paid Holidays and Vacation

If you are looking for a great safe work environment, look no further. Miller is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, status as a qualified individual with disability, or any other protected class.