Dispatcher / Planner

Summary:

Shyft is looking for an experienced household goods and/or freight dispatcher/planner to

perform the routing and dispatch functions for local, interstate and international moves.

 

Requirements:

• Candidate must have at least 2 years prior dispatch experience in household

goods and/or freight in the USA

• Excellent communication skills and be detail and customer service oriented.

• Excellent oral and written communication

• Highly organized and willing to learn

• Ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment, under pressure, with little

to no guidance

 

Responsibilities:

• Manage and ensure the fulfillment of booked moves on our calendar

• Coordinate complex scheduling needs utilizing existing Supply Chain resources

and/or working with the VP of Supply Chain to source new partners

• Work with the VP of Supply Chain to manage and monitor the quality of our

partner network

• Maximize our capacity within the intermodal trucking industry

• Maintain a good working relationship with partners and their staff (e.g. crews and

drivers)

Schedule, and optimize the movement of shipments to maximize quality and

profitability

• Work with the VP of Supply Chain to continually grow the network of vendors

(specifically for USA domestic)

• Resolve escalations

• Attend relevant industry conferences

• Attend all relevant company and team meetings, such as:

• Daily/weekly standups

• Executive Team meeting

• Company All Hands

Apply today!