Administrative Dispatch Coordinator

 University Park, IL

Job ID:
6788
Job Title:
Administrative Dispatch Coordinator
City & State:
University Park, IL
Job Region:
Midwest
Seniority:
Mid Level Independent Contributor
Business Unit:
Freight Operations
Service Offering:
Non-Asset (Traditional Brokerage)
Our client is an independent agent operating under Landstar.

Job Type: Full-time

Administrative Dispatch Coordinator
The successful, highly motivated, and organized candidate will be responsible for the day to day dispatch of loads and daily scheduled tasks.

Responsibilities:
  • Ensure that the drivers successfully complete the work assigned.
  • Prepare and maintain daily dispatch data.
  • Ensure efficient utilization of drivers and equipment.
  • Handle very high telephone call volume in a courteous, efficient manner.
  • Ability to simultaneously operate multiple communication channels.
  • Ability to meet deadlines, anticipate, prioritize and multi task.
  • Strategically match available carrier partner equipment to every available load.  
  • Prospect Landstar carriers to further develop the carrier base and build carrier relationships. 

Experience:  
  • Minimum of 2+ years over the road dispatch experience and/or carrier sales.
  • Exceptional people and communication skills.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Keen orientation to detail.
  • Good computer skills with working knowledge of spreadsheets, word processing and email.
  • Knowledge of DOT rules and regulations.
  • Experience with Landstar a plus.

This position offers a competitive base salary.

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