Altom Dispatcher

Transportation issues can present real challenges to our clients, and we are looking for a Dispatcher to meet these challenges head-on!  Altom Transport, Inc. is one of the industry leaders in the chemical tank truck industry, and is looking for a Dispatcher like you to join our team! We are large enough to present great opportunities to our employees, yet small enough to provide an atmosphere that feels like home.

As a Dispatcher, you will be expected to maintain effective communication with Altom customers, drivers, & Altom management to ensure the timeliness of our service to our customers.  The position reports directly to the on-site terminal manager.

SPECIFIC DISPATCH DUTIES:

  • Assign drivers to work duties in compliance with DOT regulations
  • Dispatch accordingly with drivers by phone and through computer assisted programs
  • Assign the correct equipment upon customer request
  • Reconcile yard checks of local equipment
  • Dispatch accordingly within delivery times and customer schedules
  • Responsible for 60 to 100 drivers
  • Be a Leader and provide input/communication on how to improve the growth of the company
  • Work independently and with others

BENEFITS:

  • 401K  – Profit Sharing
  • Life insurance
  • Supplemental life insurance
  • BCBS Medical and dental Insurance, Vision Ins. with United
  • Salary Dependent on experience

REQUIREMENTS:

  • 3-5 years dispatching; Chemical or Petroleum preferred
  • Multi-task a variety of projects
  • Familiarity with TMW a PLUS