Truck Dispatcher

Greeley, 80631 | 01/12/2018 | Ad id: 1-0000180923
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Truck Dispatcher CompanyInformation:J.D. Heiskell Holdings, LLC isamong the top privately held trading companies in the USA and is the country'sfourth largest feed manufacturing company by volume. The culture is driven by relentless pursuitof the highest standards of integrity, accountability, professionalism, excellenceand innovation. Customer satisfactionand employee growth opportunities are the benchmarks by which success ismeasured. Position: Transportation DispatcherThe Transportation Dispatcher willplan, direct, dispatch, administer company transportation policy, and performcommunication functions to secure economical services of transportationentities. This position will report tothe Elkhorn, NE Dispatch Manager. PositionResponsibilities: The dispatcherwill perform the following duties and additional projects or duties will beassigned: Develops programs and procedures forefficient flow of products in and out of customers and suppliers to end users. Manage and direct internal andexternal truck drivers through accountability, team work, and structure. Determine specifications of trucktractors and trailers best suited to handle the various products and routes ofcompany. Set rates and market zones,communicate with staff accountants and merchandisers that assist withtransportation and logistics. Work closely with internaldepartment heads for efficient operation and communication providing the bestcustomer service possible. Submit recommendations fordevelopment of company policies and procedures and compliance with variousState and Federal transportation laws and regulations. Conduct continuous analyses ofvehicle and driver assignments and analyzes scheduling for possibleconsolidation, and/or transport from most economical mill, and review and revisetruck and driver scheduling to increase efficiency lower costs. Analyze carrier performance, rates,and market zones and initiates preparation and distribution of proposedoperational changes, and submits analyses of data and rescheduling recommendationsto sales, operations and management. Obtain insurance documentation andtransportation service agreements from carriers. PositionQualifications: Bachelor'sdegree or higher: Agricultural background preferred 2to 5 years' experience in truck fleet management and dispatching required Thoroughknowledge of Federal and State transportation laws, regulations and compliance Strongcustomer service commitment and good written and verbal communication skills Mathematicaland analytical skills essentialCompensation: Base Salary TBD and commensurate withskill and experience levels Full Benefits 401K, Health, Dental, andVision InsuranceContactand Interview Information: DeanMcIntosh, Regional General Manager, J.D. Heiskell, 450 Front Street, Platteville, CO 806-367-9779 Email: dmcintosh@heiskell.com