Dispatcher- 3rd Shift - Springfield, IL

Springfield, Illinois
MTS - Springfield, IL
17.00  Hourly
15.00  Hourly
Full Time
3rd Shift

Job is located in Springfield, IL
Springfield, IL:  Driver Manager/Dispatcher - 3rd Shift: 11:00 p.m. - 7:00 a.m. (Sunday night/Monday morning - Friday morning) 

Martin Transportation Systems, is seeking highly qualified Dispatcher/Driver Managers for our Springfield, IL terminal. The individuals selected will dispatch and manage CDL-A drivers on dedicated, "JIT', round trip loads while safely meeting revenue and mileage goals for drivers and equipment. Candidates must possess excellent communications and computer skills (satellite tracking and TMW dispatch software), be multi-task oriented, and enjoy a fast paced  work environment. Bachelor degree in Supply Chain Management, Logistics or Business  Administration preferred.

Driver Manager/Dispatcher Essential Functions:

  • Overseeing, coordinating, dispatching and managing CDL-A drivers to ensure timely pick up and delivery of all truckload shipments from vendors to auto assembly plants or other locations    
  • Assist with and enforce driver electronic log compliance to HOS regulations and company policy
  • Interface with other central dispatch staff, customer service and customers
  • Promote driver safety and safe work place performance
  • Interfacing and updating computer trucking systems
  • Evaluate driver performance and compliance

Driver Manager/Dispatcher Qualifications: 

  • 3rd shifts
  • Time: 11:00 p.m. - 7:00 a.m. plus some weekends (Sunday night/Monday morning - Friday)
  • Candidates must possess excellent skills in communication, computer applications, and be multi-task oriented
  • Bachelor Degree in Supply Chain Management, Logistics or Business Administration preferred
  • Previous dispatching experience in the transportation industry preferred
  • Previous experience with TMW and Peoplenet preferred

As part of our hiring process, we ask that an application is filled out in addition to a resume. Thank you!

MTS offers an excellent wage and benefits package including health, dental and vision insurance, company paid life insurance, and 401K with 25% company match.  Short-term and long-term disability insurance is also available.