Dispatcher


Logistics done differently.

XPO Logistics, a global leader in logistics, is looking for a highly skilled professional to dispatch drivers and contribute to providing exceptional customer service. At XPO, you’ll have the support to excel at work, and the resources to build a career you can be proud of. When you join us, you’ll discover that it’s more than a better job. It’s a better life.

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability, and more.

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Coordinate and dispatch drivers to appropriate location to meet customer and company requirements
  • Communicate with customers, employees and the management team to ensure necessary requirements are met
  • Enter data into the transportation management system accurately
  • Track and trace shipments for the customer to ensure on time, accurate and satisfactory deliveries, provide updates as necessary
  • Ensure deliveries and pickups are made in time and communicate proactively with any failures

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 1 year of experience in an operations environment
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (MS Project, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)
  • Ability to create complex formulas in MS Excel; create queries in company software applications

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Excellent negotiation skills to deal effectively with individuals and groups within and outside the organization
  • 2 years of experience in the supply chain or logistics industry

Be part of something big.

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oréal, Toyota and many others. We’re the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we’re just getting started.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran, or other protected status.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Company
XPO Logistics
Posted
09/17/2018
Type
Full time
Location
Laredo, TX 78045, US