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Logistics Coordinator - Truck Dispatcher Job in Houston, Texas at Staffing Now

Date Posted: 10/10/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We have a contract-to-hire Truck Dispatcher job with a rapidly growing and highly regarded logistics and freight forwarding client in the East Houston area. Candidates must have at least 3 years of experience specifically as a Dispatcher of 1/2 ton, 3/4 ton and up through flat bed 18 wheeler's. The pay rate for this position is $17 - 20/hour depending on experience plus possible overtime.

Summary
Position: Truck Dispatcher
Salary Range: Pay rate 17 - 20/hour ($35,000 - $41,600 Annually)
Duration: Contract-to-hire
Location: 77013
Work Schedule: M-F 8 am - 5 PM

Job Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate, schedule and dispatch drivers to appropriate locations according to the orders and specifications.
  • Maintain a strong line of communication with all drivers to ensure timely delivery
  • Communicate respectfully and effectively with drivers, customers, and other team members.
  • Receive booking request at current and accurate rates
  • Consolidate and rout shipments
  • Monitor and manage transportation from inception to completion.


Qualifications:

  • Must have at least 3 year of experience in dispatching with good work history.
  • Ability to work in and adapt to a demanding and fast-pace environment.
  • Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong organizational and multi-tasking skills
  • Must enjoy working in an open, friendly, and extroverted environment
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook



Salary Range: $35,000 - 41,600 Annually Depending on Experience
If you are interested in this Truck Dispatcher job in East Houston, TX or other opportunities available through SNI Staffing, please submit resumes to JCook@staffingnow.com.