Responsible for the planning of loads within the company and owner-operator van fleet.
Primary objective is to work with drivers and driver managers to maximize weekly revenue while balancing driver home-time requirements and exceeding service expectations of our customers.
Maintain key performance indicators as provided by the Executive Group.
Ensure drivers meet DOT regulations and operate safely.
5. Other assigned duties.
Experience in driver planning or dispatch background.
Highly motivated self-starter with the ability to multi-task.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Demonstrated customer service skills.
General computer skills including Microsoft Office.
Ability to manage people in a professional manner.
Strong work ethic.
1-2 Years Trucking Experience REQUIRED (preferably in a planning or dispatch role).
Our main office located in Fort Wayne, IN is staffed 7 days a week 24 hours a day 365 days a year with well trained transportation professionals on site. In addition to our domestic U.S. service we offer thru service into and out of Mexico and Canada. We have partnered with several high quality Mexican carriers to deliver our loads. If you ship freight into Mexico it will stay on our trailer until it is delivered.
Our equipment includes: Flats, stretch flats, single drop stretch, double drop stretch, multiple axle removable goose necks and 13 axle double drop RGN’s. In addition to our fleet of flat and specialized trailers we also maintain a substantial fleet of van trailers. All of our vans are 53’ air-ride trailers equipped with logistics posts and e-track.
Buchanan Hauling and Rigging, Inc is mid size company (300+ trucks), however, we provide the services normally only offered by much larger companies. We have the technology, equipment and personnel to handle your most rigorous transportation requirements.
Buchanan offers the following benefits to full time employees:
- Team-oriented environment
- Company sponsored events
- 401(k) matching
- Vacation and paid holidays
- Health, Dental, Vision Insurance
- Health savings account
Buchanan is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).
This is a non-management position
This is a full time position
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