Direct Drive Express is a fun and energetic place to work. We are a local trucking company located in West Allis, WI servicing a 250-mile radius of our terminal. We currently have an opening for an experienced Driver Manager/Dispatcher. The extraordinary candidate would work hand in hand with all members of the team on a daily basis. This is a fast-paced position that requires the ability to multitask while paying attention to detail.
- Daily monitoring and dispatching of an assigned team of drivers
- Monitor and reply to customers emails
- Confirm order information and requirements
- Securing inbound and outbound freight as needed
- Negotiating rates with customers
- Assigning drivers to orders based on geographic location or timing
- Updating customer load boards via the web
- Positive Attitude!!
- Experience in the Transportation Industry
- Exceptional communication skills both verbal and written
- Proficient using computers
- Able to work in both a team environment and individually
- Able to function in a fast-paced environment
- General knowledge of DOT regulations