Logistics Dispatcher in Van Alstyne, TX at John Deere Military Hiring Program

Date Posted: 11/14/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The logistic dispatchers schedule drivers to pick up and deliver loads to customers, transport equipment between store locations or vendors. 

Essential Functions

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  1. Schedule and communicate loads for drivers from central  dispatch. 
  2. Develop delivery routes and maintain contact with drivers throughout the day
  3. Monitor any sudden route changes or road construction issues and work with drivers to establish new routes. 
  4. Act as communication liaison and answer incoming phone calls from drivers.
  5. Monitoring daily logs for errors or violations 
  6. Communicate with customers delivery dates/times. Keep informed of changes. 

Job Requirements

Required Education, Skills and Experience

  1. High school diploma or GED.
  2. Strong written and communication skills are      essential. 
  3. Strong knowledge of DOT rules and regulations.
  4. Experience in scheduling. 

Preferred Education and Experience

  1. Two (2) years of experience working in transportation.