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263 Industrial Ave. East

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compensation: Exempt position
employment type: full-time

STERLING CORPORATION is the Boston Distribution Center for CRST/Specialized Transportation, Inc.
We provide a positive work environment, competitive salaries and benefits that include medical insurance, dental insurance, 401(k), paid holidays and vacations. STERLING is an EOE.

We are seeking a highly organized self starter who is flexible and enjoys a high energy trucking/warehouse environment. The Dispatcher/Planner will perform a variety of duties to include:

- Manage daily pick -up and delivery schedules optimizing resources for maximum productivity to ensure on-time service.
- Supervise and assign drivers and helpers to jobs on a daily basis; making pre-calls to customers.
- Updating shipment tracking system and maintain timely data integrity and system updates.
- Work effectively with warehouse personnel for the efficient movement of material.
- Maintain constant communication with Sales and Customer Service Staff through the day via email and phone.
- Oversea jobs and daily work flow for positive results.
Job Qualifications:
- Ability to work a variable schedule which may include occasional Saturdays during the summer. Must live within 45 minutes of Lowell, MA.
- Ability to manage multiple tasks and meet tight deadlines in a fast-paced, constantly changing, high demand work environment.
- Prior dispatching experience and knowledge of the transportation industry. College preferred or equivalent combination of education and/or experience.
- Excellent communication skills with strong customer service orientation for work with customers and internal departments. Fluent English.
- Strong problem solving, organizational, and project management skills
- Computer literate with solid mathematical aptitude and strong data entry skills, proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel.

Qualified Candidates please forward your resume via link above or fax to (978) 408-2006.

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post id: 6666383751



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