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Logistics Dispatcher - 4485 in Nashville, TN at PathGroup

Date Posted: 8/23/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Schedule  M-F: 3:00 pm-11:30 pm

 

JOB SUMMARY:

The Logistics Dispatcher, under the direction of the Logistics Transportation Manager performs operational functions related to the dispatching and scheduling of drivers.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Maintain route schedules and database information.
  • Maintain service distribution reps      calendar and schedule internal routes coverage.
  • Ensures effective customer service by interfacing with field operations, other internal departments and external vendors and suppliers in resolving transportation problems and in answering or referring questions as appropriate.
  • Responds to inquiries regarding tracking information.
  • Helps plan, develop, communicate, and monitor transportation routes, drivers schedule, pickup and deliveries, assignments, vehicles maintenance as well as coordinates departures and arrival times with other departments.
  • Schedule inbound and outbound courier services while optimizing carrier selection.
  • Perform all job responsibilities in      alignment with the industry’s best security practices and regulatory guidelines to protect the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of protected health information and other sensitive company data.
  • Must be familiar with and abide by the Corporate Compliance Program and all Corporate policies, including the Privacy and Security policies.

Job Requirements

EDUCATION & LICENSURE:

  • High School Diploma or G.E.D. is required.      

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Two years of prior job-related experience is required.
  • Previous experience in dispatching and scheduling required. 
  • Knowledge of mapping software and previous data entry experience preferred.