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Marysville, WA
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Job Title Dispatcher

Jobid US6243AI_25071861

Location: Marysville, WA, 98271, USA

Description **Job Description**

If you enjoy a fast-paced, high energy and seasonal manufacturing environment then you will fit in well as a Dispatcher. On a day-to-day basis, you will be responsible for the execution of all plant activities related to freight, including production scheduling, dispatching trucks, negotiating freight rates with contract carriers. This position is critical in ensuring timely and cost effective delivery of products to customers. The position directly impacts distribution cost to the company.This position has considerable impact upon the plant-s contribution to the Growing Media division-s overall performance and customer relations.

In this role you will:

- Coordinate freight ensuring maximum efficiency as well as timely deliveries.

- Negotiate freight rates with contract carriers.

- Maintain and processes all necessary records and paperwork to ensure that private fleet as well as contract carriers are in compliance with state, federal and local regulations. Confirm and/or process orders and bills of lading.

- Advise customers on delivery scheduling and order problems; develop production schedules in conjunction with the Production Supervisor; work with production personnel and other Growing Media Plants to coordinate shipments; responds to inquiries from customers, truck drivers, corporate personnel, etc.

- Cross train and fill in the general office duties such as scale operation, AP fill in, production entry fill in, inventory posting fill in or other general tasks as needed.

- Perform special projects and other office duties as requested.

The perfect person will have:

- A High School Diploma

- Two years experience in a traffic or freight related field.

- Previous experience dispatching trucks

- Microsoft Office and computer skills

Other nice to haves:

- Strong leadership and communication skills

- The ability to manage multiple priorities at once with a strong customer service orientation

- Prior Negotiation experience

- Knowledge of state, local and federal DOT regulations

- Knowledge of office procedures.

This a full-time, temp-to-hire position, paying between $18-25/HR depending on experience. If interested, please submit your resume with relevant experience, or call us at 360-671-4229 and ask for Amy.

**Why Kelly** **®** **?**

At KellyServices ® , we work with the best. Our clients include 95 of the Fortune100 ™ companies, and more than 70,000 hiring managers rely on Kelly annually to accessthe best talent to drive their business forward. If you only make one career connection today, connectwith Kelly.

**AboutKelly Services** **®**

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 peoplearound the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network oftalent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and iscommitted to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunityis The Law.

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