Ryder System Dispatch Coordinator in Longview, Texas
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You are the driving force behind our company.
Start your career with Ryder today!
MOVE YOUR CAREER FORWARD WITH RYDER !
Be a vital player for one of the largest and most recognizable names in
Logistics, Transportation, Fleet Maintenance and Supply Chain Services in the World!
The Dispatch Coordinator position will be responsible for assisting in all aspects of the operation including but not limited to:
Ensuring drivers assignments are communicated effectively and understood daily
Take ownership of load from dispatch to point of origin
Maintains communication with drivers throughout shift
Update customer on status of deliveries
Able to focus and concentrate under pressure
Building rapport with drivers & customers
Knowledge of customer business and products
Coordinate locating a replacement driver on missed dispatches
Understanding of mileage and geography
Comfortable working in a team environment
Communicates effectively and efficiently
Strong analytical skills
Strong technical and systems aptitude
In addition to a comprehensive benefit package, a 401(K) Savings Plan with a company match, discounted stock purchase options and performance-based annual cost of living increases, we are proud to offer:
Comprehensive training and the ability to continue your professional development
Regional and local Ryder resources to help guide and support as we grow this offering.
The stability and peace-of-mind that comes with working for a World-Class, Fortune 500 organization that has been in business for over 85 years with over 36,000 employees worldwide.
We are seeking the best and most promising candidates to provide creativity, agility and superior customer service that will exceed our Customer’s expectation. If you possess a strong work ethic and a burning desire to succeed and grow your career, then we have an opportunity for YOU!
You MUST be willing to commit yourself to align with our core values: Trust, Innovation, Expertise, Collaboration and Safety. The ability to embrace and utilize Technology as part of your daily routine is crucial.
In addition, YOU are the management and professional representative of the Ryder organization.
If your work experience and/or education aligns with the Requirements and Responsibilities listed below, APPLY NOW!!
Coordinate dispatch of driver's domiciled at this location and coordinate with dispatchers from other network locations to manage the driver workflow as required by the business.
Miscellaneous data entry, as required.
Produce daily reports, as required.
Payroll and billing as it relates to the drivers and vendors.
Skills and Abilities
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Effective leadership skills
Ability to build strong customer relationships
Ability to create and maintain professional relationships within all levels of the organization (peers, work groups, customers, supervisors)
Flexibility to operate and self-driven to excel in a fast-paced environment
Must be accustomed to busy phones
Demonstrates time management and priority setting skills
Ability to adjust priorities
Capable of multi-tasking, highly organized, with excellent time management skills
Ability to work independently and as a member of a team
Detail oriented with excellent follow-up practices
H.S. diploma/GED required and 1-3 years experience in logistics, transportation, warehouse or related field
Three (3) years or more experience in logistics, transportation, warehouse or related field required
Three (3) years or more experience in the trucking Industry preferred
Job Category: Transportation
Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
Requisition ID: R24564
Job Type: Full time
Ryder operates behind the scenes, managing critical fleet, transportation and supply chain functions for over 50,000 customers, many of which make the products that consumers use every day. When you choose Ryder, you get access to industry-leading technology, one of North America’s largest fleet of trucks, an expansive infrastructure of maintenance facilities and warehouses, and some of the most talented people in the industry.