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Night Dispatcher

Job Overview:

Night Dispatcher

Job Responsibilities:

  • Dispatch loads to drivers and ensures that all vital information is passed onto the driver to increase the satisfaction of external customers
  • Trace all shipments transported by drivers
  • Manage the performance and time-off of all drivers in fleet
  • Issue purchase orders to reimburse drivers for out-pocket road expenses
  • Route drivers to ensure that D.O.T. requirements are met as well as fuel stop requirements
  • Satisfy the mileage expectations of drivers in their fleet by monitoring and working closely with Load Planners

Qualifications:

  • An associate degree in a business-related or communication field is preferred
  • Previous dispatch work experience in the trucking industry may be substituted for education
  • Two (2) years of dispatch experience preferred
  • Previous trucking experience is a plus
  • Good Phone and communication skills
  • Computer literacy is required
  • Must be detail-oriented and good with following up on unfinished tasks
  • Basic personal computer or host terminal skills required
  • Strong organizational skills required

BENEFITS:

  • Health, dental, vision, and life insurance offered
  • 401(K) retirement plan with company matching funds
  • Vacation and holiday pay

About KLLM Transport Services

For more than 50 years, KLLM has been transporting perishable commodities for satisfied customers throughout the country. KLLM offers Over-The-Road, Regional, Dedicated, and Intermodal temperature-controlled services throughout the United States and with service into and out of Mexico. Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D. While KLLM promotes a drug-free workplace, we no longer include marijuana in our comprehensive pre-employment drug screening program for any positions not regulated by the Department of Transportation. Impairment in the workplace is strictly prohibited and we will continue to test for all drugs and alcohol in compliance with our Reasonable Suspicion Policy.

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  • Location: Jackson, MS
    50 Mile Hiring Radius
  • Work Type: Full Time