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Company: Samuels & Son Seafood Company
Location: Philadelphia
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

Samuels and Son Seafood, the nation's leading purveyor of fresh and frozen seafood has a unique and exciting opportunity for a Transportation Dispatcher. . This position offers an opportunity to work in a fast-paced, growth-focused culture, an opportunity for continuous advancement within the organization and a competitive compensation and benefits package.Key Responsibilities:

  • Route all trucks
  • Generates Daily Driver Schedule - Schedules staff to meet workload requirements and reviews schedules to ensure adequate coverage is in place
  • Maintains Vacation Schedule for Transportation Department
  • Monitors Driving Staff Uniforms
  • Works with Logistics Manager following guidance and directions
  • Utilizes the GPS system
  • -Enters orders and processes invoices utilizing Unix system
  • Works closely with sales staff to ensure that customer requirements are identified and met.
  • Handles customer inquiries regarding deliveries and ETAs.
  • Conducts ride along's with drivers and provides reports.
  • Checks returning drivers/conducts driver audits. Monitors driver logs.
  • Works closely with the Logistics Manager to ensure department is running in a professional and efficient manner.
  • Provides Route Analysis, tweaks to create efficient routes
  • Prepares Truck Load Analysis.
  • Communicates with Shipping and Operations Manager to ensure loading of routes and deadlines are met
  • Ensures that the green route card is accurate and completed as per protocol.
  • Communicates with Office Manager when it comes to changes and problems to keep the loading process moving in a timely manner.
  • Communicates with the Yard Jockey to ensure safe and expedient change of trucks in bays to keep the process moving in a timely manner. Safety protocol must be followed and enforced.
  • Proactive in recommending changes to methods or procedures in order to improve efficiency and timeliness of operation.
  • Assist in monitoring schedules, breaks, lunches, attendance and timeliness of personnel and take action when issues arise and seeking counsel when necessary from appropriate managers.
  • Ensure Company policies are being followed, including dress codes.
  • Warning reports for corrective action need to occur as well as commendations for personnel who exceed expectations.
  • Other duties, including operational as assigned. PI180957926

Keywords: Samuels & Son Seafood Company, Philadelphia , Dispatcher, Professions , Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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