SOLOMON CORPORATION

Dispatcher 1(TN Plant)

General Information
Location  129 W. Main St.
Solomon, KS 67480
United States
Base Pay  $16.86-$20.58 / Year
Employee Type  Non-Exempt FT
Minimum Experience  1 Year
Maximum Experience  3 Years
Required Degree  High School
Travel  5%
Contact Information
Name  Dana Allen
Phone  423-454-6039
Email  dallen@solomoncorp.com
Description

This position is responsible for creating loads for outbound shipments.

 

  • Use Transportation information system(s) to track transport needs and solutions schedule.
  • Review and combine orders from customers to build loads including pickups and deliveries.
  • Use orders  to build routes that are cost effective minimizing empty miles while meeting customer timelines.
  • Schedule drivers and equipment to transport loads.
  • Provide information needed by drivers, customers, receiving and others.
  • Monitor progress for scheduled pickups and deliveries; proactively resolve delays.
  • Represent the company professionally at all times.
  • Focus on solutions for customers, sales and internal business partners.

 

Requirements
  • 1-3 years Microsoft Office experience, required
  • Resume, required.
  • Clerical test, required. 
  • High school Diploma/ GED, required.
  • Knowledge of transportation industry process and procedures, preferred.
  • 1-3 years dispatching experience, preferred.
  • Cooperative and professional attitude towards all internal and external customers.
  • Help team members resolve questions and help with the work load.
  • A dependable and strong work ethic; works safely
  • Professional language and conduct at all times..
  • Ability to learn other areas sufficient to fill in where required.
Additional information
Shift  1st Shift