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Transportation Scheduler/Dispatch

Kelly Services
Austin, MN 55912
Kelly Services has an excellent opportunity to put your skills and experience to work at a local corporate food processing company. Kelly Services is seeking candidates for opportunity working as a Transportation Scheduler/Dispatch for our customer located in Austin, MN.



This position requires work hours of 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, in addition to unplanned overtime. Personnel in this position, as well as all other members of the CT team, are restricted from signing up for vacation the week of Thanksgiving, Christmas, week after Christmas, and the last week of the fiscal year. Vacation scheduling at other times of the year is tightly managed due to the transactional and non-postponable nature of work within the department. This position is not eligible for a work from home arrangement or telecommuting.



RESPONSIBILITIES: Produces a shipping schedule based upon the orders received each day. Analyzes order quantity, destination, weight, delivery date and product type to determine what consolidations and efficiencies can be realized. Customized transportation systems are used to identify eligible carriers. Selects carriers based upon cost, service reliability, equipment availability and past performance history. Cost, service reliability and customer satisfaction are some of the metrics used to measure performance for this position. Is responsible for resolving all issues related to the scheduled deliveries. Is willing to work overtime when required.



QUALIFICATIONS: Required Demonstrated dependability due to transactional customer service requirements for this position. Demonstrated strong interpersonal and verbal/written communication skills: ability to communicate with clarity and diplomacy with time sensitive/challenging issues. Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Excel. Proven ability to initiate appropriate action independently. Proven ability to multitask with a high degree of accuracy. Preferred JDA Transportation Management System TMS or alternate TMS experience, and or motor carrier dispatch experience. Proficiency in order processing systems. Strong organizational skills. Experience with mainframe system. Ability to learn and use custom computer programs.



Appying is easy! Apply by any of the following: Call 507-282-1584 to inquire more. Email your current resume to 3455@kellyservices.com




**Why Kelly** **** **?**



As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the 440,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.




**About Kelly** ****




At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2020-07-20 Expires: 2020-08-27

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Transportation Scheduler/Dispatch

Kelly Services
Austin, MN 55912

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