Dispatcher - Sarasota

    United Natural Foods, Inc.
    Sarasota, FL
    Full-time, Part-time
    Similar jobs pay $8.72 - $11.71

    Job Description

    POSITION PURPOSE:

    Responsible for driver scheduling and dispatching trucks to ensure on-time departure. Monitors drivers throughout the day and relays information to customer service so they may inform customers of potential late deliveries or problems. Responsible for monitoring hours of service for drivers.

    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND BASIC DUTIES:

    Prepares driver scheduling and updates daily schedules.

    Dispatches trucks and ensures on-time departure.

    Ensures late truck report and extra Utilization report is prepared.

    Collaborates with Customer Service for late truck notifications.

    Prepares and maintains DVCR spreadsheet.

    Modifies trips and enters paper logs into On Board Computer System.

    Ensures available hours report is accurate for DOT compliance.

    Keeps area clean and maintains a safe working environment.

    Offers support/directions to drivers whenever necessary.

    Reports violations of company policy to supervisor or lead.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION:

    High school diploma or GED

    REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE:

    Understanding of Safety guidelines

    Strong knowledge of applicable Bakco functions and RF systems.

    EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

    Warehouse/Operations preferred but not required

    SKILLS/ABILITIES:

    Ability to communicate and work well with others.

    Astute, close attention to detail.

    Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications.

    Familiar with delivery routes and DOT rules and regulations.

    Understanding of procedures in other areas of the warehouse for a more global understanding of all processes.

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status. UNFI is an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability. VEVRAA Federal Contractor

    Additional Information
    • Schedule: Full-time
    Posting ID: 558406875Posted: 2020-05-22