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Logistics Dispatchers coordinate truck drivers and make sure they reach the destination safely and in time. Eligible example resumes for Logistics Dispatchers mention tasks such as negotiating with vendors, choosing the most cost-effective options, taking phone calls from drivers, ensuring assistance, doing paperwork, and processing orders. Based on our selection of resume samples for Logistics Dispatchers, essential qualifications include effective communication, multitasking, time management, attention to details, and teamwork. A high school diploma is considered sufficient for this position and on-the-job training is usually provided.

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Logistics Dispatcher

Recruited to provide dedicated onsite support to key Whirlpool customer with outsourced logistics operations during second shift. Credited with assisting in defining and implementing standard operating procedures to enhance the timely delivery of products from storage trailers to manufacturing plant in Marion, Ohio. Trained and mentored new employees on best practices.

  • Pivotal role in strengthening and aligning dispatching operations with customers' Just-In-Time (JIT) manufacturing goals.
  • Collaborated in creating a dispatching network to enhance the utilization of labor resources while increasing service levels to customer.
  • Solely accountable in successfully scheduling the delivery of products to meet priority production levels during second shift.
  • Developed key analytics and reports that enhanced decision making and validated activity levels.
  • Captured and analyzed data to determine appropriate dispatching strategies to meet changes in production levels; reported on Key Performance Indicators (PKIs).
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Business Administration
2

Logistics Dispatcher

Recruited to provide dedicated onsite support to key Whirlpool customer with outsourced logistics operations during second shift. Credited with assisting in defining and implementing standard operating procedures to enhance the timely delivery of products from storage trailers to manufacturing plant in Marion, Ohio. Trained and mentored new employees on best practices.

  • Pivotal role in strengthening and aligning dispatching operations with customers' Just-In-Time (JIT) manufacturing goals.
  • Collaborated in creating a dispatching network to enhance the utilization of labor resources while increasing service levels to customer.
  • Solely accountable in successfully scheduling the delivery of products to meet priority production levels during second shift.
  • Developed key analytics and reports that enhanced decision making and validated activity levels.
  • Captured and analyzed data to determine appropriate dispatching strategies to meet changes in production levels; reported on Key Performance Indicators (PKIs).
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Business Administration
3

Logistics Dispatcher Manager

Coordinated the warehousing, transportation and administrative functions to effectively manage company assets, while attaining targeted service levels.

  • Acted as the division safety coordinator to promote safety and facilitate safety procedures as required by the Operations Procedures Manual of Department of Transportation (DOT).
  • Ensured all regulatory requirements are met regarding scheduled hazardous material, dating merchandise, storage requirements and reporting agencies that include DOL, DEA, OSHA and others.
  • Acted as Human Resource Official in regards to areas such as unemployment compensation.
  • Responsible for budget preparation, management, review and approval of appropriate expenses.
  • Evaluated and coordinated equipment purchases and coordinated Capital Expenditure Request (CER) with upper management.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
4

Logistics Dispatcher

Assisted external and internal consumers with spot market pricing based on lane history, market indicators and capacity restrictions or surpluses.

  • Tracked all shipments and provided status updates to clients while updating in system.
  • Negotiated competitive rates from carriers and partners while maintaining service levels to properly handle business.
  • Monitored and handled daily check calls with assigned Carriers, owner operators and partners to ensure they are in compliance with company policy.
  • Resolved pending services issues with carriers and communicated resolution properly to clients.
  • Provided accurate pick-up and delivery to enable high production out of each unit and ensure on-time delivery performance for customers.
  • Monitor and communicate all service failures of assigned owner operators to the Director of Operators and Customer Service Team.
  • Ensure all Owner Operators remain in DOT (Department of Transportation) Compliance.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AA
Pre Law
BA
Supply Chain Management
5

Logistics Dispatcher

  • Prioritized freight movements and dispatched multiple operators for an average of 50 loads daily to locations throughout the state of Florida.
  • Responsible for managing inventory movements, insured processes were followed and systems updated in a prompt manner.
  • Streamlined basic processes and used office productivity software expertise to improve analytics.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Finance
6

Logistics Dispatcher

  • Maintained document organization with shipping and billing details of the contractual agreement.
  • Updated driver location and ETA on various websites of affiliated corporations while continuously monitoring the changing location of eighty trucks.
  • Negotiated the best resolution with clients when environmental factors affected a shipment's arrival, and mediated further agreements between supplier and receiver when needed.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
System Administration
7

Owner Operator\logistics Dispatcher

Profound experience of all local ship and rail terminals within the tri state area.

  • Extensive knowledge of the operation of radio, computer assisted dispatch and other communications equipment.
  • Maintain verbal contact with drivers for the purpose of updating existing & new customers
  • Supervised and coordinated directly to customers, brokers, terminals, for certain issues such as demurrage, line holds, booking issues, etc.
  • Constant verbal communicate with clients to schedule delivery appointments.
  • Worked extensively with customs C.B.P. on a day to day basis. With one of the biggest on site Customs examination facility in the east coast.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
8

Shipping Supervisor/logistics Dispatcher

Managed a staff of five employees

  • Supervise and coordinate activities of employees engaged in shipping and receiving of materials
  • Oversaw incoming and outgoing shipping activities to ensure accuracy, completeness, and condition of shipments
  • Contacted trucking companies for the movement of material to vendors and customers
  • Created and consolidated purchase orders for billing
  • Documented shipping and receiving procedures
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Business Management
9

Manufacturing Logistics Dispatcher

Worked with personnel from production, production control, materials and warehouse departments to coordinate and update the weekly build schedule, which was used to plan and issue material to the production floor.

  • Managed inventory usage, inventory turns and line changeovers.
  • Coordinated daily delivery of raw material to appropriate production floor workstations.
  • Cross-trained in all aspects of Salem Assembly Module (SAM) replenishment.
  • Received material from warehouse and prepared material for trucker.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
10

Logistics Dispatcher/receiving Specialist

Dispatched drivers with deliveries and pickups, scheduled and routed loads in accordance with the SOP.

  • Used Truckmate to create and manage orders, updated system with Departure/Arrival/ETAs for loads on deliveries
  • Made sure that trucks were not overloaded and that all loads where within standard weight limits for each vehicle
  • Received orders for shipment of cargo from shippers and customer, processed all paperwork and collected all POD's in a timely manner
  • Kept excellent communication with customers informing of delivery status and ETA's at all times using telephone or e-mail.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Business Technologies
Business Management

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