Transportation/Dispatch Manager

Location Orange
Contact name: Eric Dickerson

Contact email: eric@gulfstreamsp.com
Job ref: 7440
Published: about 2 months ago
Job Title: Transportation/Dispatch Manager

Location: Orange, CA

Summary:

We are hiring a Transportation/Dispatch Manager in Orange, CA, to oversee and optimize daily transportation operations. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years of experience, a proven track record in logistics, and strong organizational skills.

Responsibilities:
  • Efficiently manage daily transportation and dispatch operations.
  • Schedule drivers for optimal delivery routes, prioritizing time and fuel efficiency.
  • Communicate with drivers for updates and provide necessary support.
  • Monitor transportation activities to ensure on-time deliveries.
  • Collaborate with other departments to address logistical challenges.
  • Enforce safety protocols and compliance with transportation regulations.
  • Optimize processes for enhanced efficiency and cost reduction.
  • Evaluate and select third-party carriers, negotiating contracts as needed.
  • Provide leadership and guidance to the transportation team.

Qualifications:
  • Minimum 5 years of transportation and dispatch management experience.
  • Proven logistics coordination success.
  • Familiarity with transportation regulations and safety protocols.
  • Strong organizational and multitasking skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • Proficient in transportation management software.
  • Problem-solving skills and quick decision-making.
  • Knowledge of local and regional routes in Orange, CA.