J.B. Hunt Transport Dispatcher in Moraine, Ohio

Job Opening ID:

00211031 Dispatcher (Open)

Job Title:

Dispatcher

Department:

Operations

Country:

United States of America

State/Province:

Ohio

City:

Moraine

Full/Part Time:

Full time

Shift:

Job Description Summary:

Dedicated Contract Services specializes in total supply chain management solutions, customized to meet each client's needs. We serve customers in over 450 locations, ranging from but not limited to, retail, food and restaurant, agriculture and the oil industry. We are expected to double in size in the next five years - We are not slowing down!

Job Description:

Qualifications

  • High School or Associate's degree or Military Pay Grade of E1 - E4

  • Ability to manage several tasks simultaneously.

  • Keen attention to detail.

  • Excellent organization skills and logical thinking.

  • Strong verbal and written communications skills.

  • Strong computer skills.

  • Excellent follow through on daily tasks and projects.

  • Knowledge of D.O.T. regulations preferred but not required.

Related experience is a plus!!

Must be able to work the following schedule:

  • Early mornings

  • At least one weekend day each week.

Job Description

  • Dispatches and monitors the movements of customer's freight in all aspects of pickups and deliveries.

  • Effectively communicating on a daily basis with driver personnel and customers

  • Schedule loads while utilizing and maximizing available driver hours and loaded miles

  • Identify priorities; utilize available resources effectively to meet these priorities; anticipate change and/or problems and reallocate resources when necessary

  • In charge of resolving any issues that may affect the scheduled times for pickup or delivery. These problems normally include mechanical problems with trucks, delays due to traffic or weather challenges, or changes requested by the customer regarding times or locations.

  • Frequent data entry; recording incoming/outgoing call notes, vehicle information, freight charge bills, and estimated times of arrival.

Qualifications:

Company Overview:

Fortune 500 experience. Career Development. Nation-wide opportunities. We are J.B. Hunt.

Our success comes from strategically placing you in the most suitable role. Whether you have a passion for operations, sales, engineering, or information technology, we can jump start your career!

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. is no stranger to the transportation logistics industry. From our humble beginnings in 1961, with only five tractors and seven refrigerated trailers, we have evolved into one of the largest transportation logistics companies in North America. We provide safe and reliable transportation services throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico. Our four business segments (Intermodal, Dedicated Contract Services, Truckload, and Integrated Capacity Solutions) allow us to provide customized freight solutions for customers big and small. It's no wonder we have been named one of America's Most Admired Companies by Fortune Magazine.

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. is committed to basing employment decisions on the principles of equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, persons with disabilities, protected veterans or other bases by applicable law.

Fortune 500 experience. Career growth opportunities. Nationwide relocation possibilities.

These are just a few things you'll find at J.B. Hunt. Whether you have a passion for operations, sales, engineering or information technology, we can help jumpstart your career with challenging opportunities that will help you reach your maximum potential.

Why J.B. Hunt?

We take our investment in you seriously - our future success depends on you. Be an innovator with a leading transportation company and work alongside some of the brightest minds in the industry. At J.B. Hunt, we strongly believe in promoting from within based on performance and potential, the sky is the limit for your career.

What are we looking for?

We look for high-energy, forward-thinking individuals who are interested in a career with a leader in the transportation industry. We seek exceptional people of diverse backgrounds who have the vision to carry our business forward. J.B. Hunt offers a variety of opportunities spanning across the nation.