Dispatcher

Dart Container's Waxahachie location is looking for a Dispatcher to join our fleet team! In this role, you will coordinates product, vehicle, and driver availability to dispatch company-owned trucks to ensure timely delivery of products to customers and third parties.

 

Day-to-Day Role:

  • Plan, schedule, coordinate, dispatch, route, and track tractors and trailers to ensure that deliveries are made in a timely fashion
  • Monitor all trips real-time and effectively coordinate pick-ups and drop offs
  • Maintain contact with drivers throughout their shifts and address routing or emergency issues
  • Monitor road conditions, construction zones, and accidents in order to revise routes as needed
  • Interact with and update customers on the status of their deliveries including potential delays
  • Monitor and track drivers' working hours and vehicle usage
  • Interface with supervisor to secure additional drivers, utilize outside carriers, modify existing equipment, or acquire additional equipment to satisfy capacity demands with corporate
  • Enter, record, maintain and track data, logs, reports and other required documentation using ERP or other systems; Ensure regulatory requirements are maintained

 

Core Skills and Qualifications:

The ideal candidate must possess all of the following:

  • One (1) year of scheduling or warehouse experience, including understanding of products and customer requirements
  • Ability to learn technology and requirements for scheduling drivers
  • Quick decision-making skills, especially under pressure
  • Excellent verbal communication and customer service skills, including a pleasant phone demeanor
  • Experience using Microsoft Office, including the ability to create reports, documents, and spreadsheets in MS Word and MS Excel
  • May be required to work additional hours including weekends, holidays, and/or overtime

 Preferred Skills and Qualifications:

  • SAP experience
  • Basic understanding of Hours of Service (HOS) regulations
  • Previous Electronic Logging Device (ELD) experience, Omnitracs
     

 

Overview: As the manufacturer of Dart® and Solo® brand products, Dart Container is an industry leading single-use food and beverage packaging company. With 15,000 employees and 40+ locations worldwide, Dart offers more than 4,000 products used every day in restaurants, hospitals, schools and homes around the globe.

Benefits: Dart Container full-time employees enjoy great benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) with company matching contributions, paid vacation, paid holidays, short-term disability, tuition assistance, product discounts and more.

 

If you experience difficulty applying online, you may call (833) 472-3278 or email us at HRConnect@dart.biz for assistance.

 

Dart Container is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all candidates for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

https://www.dartcontainer.com/eeoaa/

 

If you have a disability and need an accommodation to access this website or for the application process, you should call Dart at (833) 472-3278 or email us at ADArequests@dart.biz. Relay calls can be made by dialing 711 or the relay number for your state.

 

Company
Dart Container
Posted
09/25/2020
Salary Range
$25,000.00 - 42,000.00
per Year
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Location
Waxahachie, TX 75165, US