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Logistics Coordinator/Dispatcher

North Houston/Spring, TX 77032

Posted: 05/17/2024 Industry: Misc Job Number: 34049

Job Description

Job description
Logistics Coordinator/Dispatcher –Houston, TX

A national transportation broker, a very fast growing, progressive company poised for exceptional growth in the years ahead.

We are seeking a Logistics Coordinator-Dispatcher to work with a great team in a fast-paced and collaborative environment. If you come with a positive growth mindset, are a quick learner, and have a great work ethic, we want to talk to you.

The ideal Logistics Coordinator-Dispatcher candidate will be able to work both individually and in a team environment, have excellent attention to detail, and strong verbal and written communication skills. This position will be 80% administrative and 20% warehouse. This position is full-time in our Houston, TX facility.

The working hours for this position are:

Monday to Friday 10: 00 AM –6: 30 PM with a 30min lunch

JOB SUMMARY

This position is primarily responsible for overseeing and facilitating the transportation and customer care operations, and for coordinating personnel and transportation processes to make efficient deliveries for our customers.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Handle phone dispatch to coordinate and monitor all transportation and routing operations.
  • Ensure premises, assets and communication ways are used effectively.
  • Utilize computer to monitor route deliveries.
  • Plan and track the shipment of final products according to customer requirements.
  • Maintain delivery tracking logs and records for all customer related services.
  • Prepare accurate reports for upper management.
  • Read production schedules, customer orders, work orders, shipping orders, or requisitions to determine items to be moved, gathered, or distributed.
  • Occasionally provide backup as route driver as needed.
  • Other projects and/or duties as assigned which may include minor warehouse assistance.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE
  • Minimum of 3 year of Logistics/3PL experience.
  • Minimum of 3 year of Telephone dispatch experience.
  • Minimum of 3-year transportation industry experience.
  • Energetic and professional with excellent verbal skills.
  • Computer literate in Office Suite programs, CRM software and navigating the internet.
  • Bilingual speaking preferred but not required.
  • Forklift/pallet jack experience preferred but not required.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. This position may require some minor warehouse work support.

EDUCATION

High School diploma or equivalent.

BENEFITS

Benefits offered include medical, dental, vision, vacation, holidays, sick time and 401K.

REQUIREMENTS

Shift flexibility, night shift and/or mid-shift is required.

Must successfully pass both a drug screening and background check.

JOB TYPE

Full-time with benefits

Salary: $18.00 - $22.00 per hour DOE – SALARY PAID WEEKLY

Work Location: In person.

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