Also referred to as: Dispatcher, Dispatch Operations Specialist, Fleet Dispatcher - Trucking & Transportation
Requirements and Responsibilities
Assigns drivers and vehicles to convey freight or passengers to assigned destination. Coordinates and trains drivers according to and in compliance with DOT regulations and company rules. Provides updates to customers on delivery status. Tracks driver assignments and other shipping data in a computer database. Requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. Typically requires 1-3 years of related experience.
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Level of Education:  Dispatcher Salaries with a High School Diploma or Technical Certificate, Dispatcher Salaries with an Associate's Degree, Dispatcher Salaries with a Bachelor's Degree, Dispatcher Salaries with a Master's Degree or MBA, Dispatcher Salaries with a JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent
Industries:  Aerospace & Defense, Biotechnology, Business Services, Chemicals, Construction, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Healthcare, Hospitality & Leisure, Insurance, Internet, Media, MFG Durable, MFG Nondurable, Pharmaceuticals, Retail & Wholesale, Software & Networking, Telecom, Transportation