Dispatcher

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Location
McAllen, Texas
Industry
Other
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Salary
US$ 9.50 per hour, $9.50 - 9.50 per hour + none
Ref. Number
S_19109
Contact
Martinez,Anissa, Spherion
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Job Description

Our client, a meat packaging company located in McAllen, is looking for a Dispatcher to join their team. You will be working in a warehouse and will be dispatching about 12 -15 trucks throughout the RGV.
Hours are 12am-8:00am M-F, during peak season, you may work 6 days a week.

Must be bilingual (English/Spanish).
Need to have some previous customer service experience.
Need to have a good working knowledge of computers and good data entry skills.
Ability to interact with clients and drivers to keep up-to-date information on routes and schedules.
Answer phones and others phones when they're not available
Update system as information becomes available (Live)
Prioritize time sensitive cargo
Notify drivers of pick-up and delivery assignments
Dispatch drivers for shipment pick-ups and deliveries
Responsible to meet on-time performance
Update shipment tracking system and maintain timely data integrity
Attendance whenever needed and availability

Working hours: 12:00 AM - 8:00 AM - 3RD SHIFT

Skills:
-- Knowledge of DOT and Safety Regulations
-- Previous experience in Transportation company.
-- Excellent customer service skills and telephone etiquette
-- Able to work in a fast-paced , detail oriented environment
-- Ensure that client and legal DOT obligations are met
-- Experience with computers: Windows applications, internet, and industry specific software.
-- Regular reporting of drivers Performances, Efficiencies, and their progress
-- Must be a team player and provide leadership
-- Strong willingness to be committed to organization
-- Able to work weekends or as required
-- All other duties as required

Spherion is a world leader in matching great people with great companies. Our experienced agents will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temporary-to-permanent or permanent opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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