• US Truck Dispatcher

    Job Locations US-CO-Loveland
    Posted Date 1 month ago(1 month ago)
    System ID
    2018-7617
    Job Category
    Supply Chain, Distribution & Logistics
    Business Unit
    Corporate
  • Job Description

    US Truck Dispatcher, Loveland, CO

     

    Why work at Nutrien? Great question!

    Safety is a core value at Nutrien. Keeping every employee safe, healthy and secure is our top priority. Nothing is more important than seeing our people go home safe at the end of every single day.

    While working here you will have the opportunity to grow your career while helping us feed the future. We pride ourselves in hiring from a variety of backgrounds and truly believe that it is our differences that make us stronger so we hope you will join us.

    In addition to exciting and challenging opportunities, Nutrien offers competitive salaries, great benefits and performance based incentives.

    Outside of the skills and necessary qualifications, you will be committed to sustaining our safe and positive work environment while welcoming working side by side others in a diverse culture. Culture at Nutrien is the core of everything we do and all employees are respectful of diverse opinions and views.

    This position reports directly to Truck Coordinator.

    Key Tasks:

    • Coordinate/Execute daily dispatch of truckload orders out to carriers
    • Provide rate requests for the commercial team
    • Ensure delivery of loads in the most economical manner by assisting with rate negotiations, verifying freight rates, and communicating and monitoring service level expectations
    • Interfacing with customers, vendors and internal employees with respect to freight rate verification and service level expectations.
    • Verify mileage for truck routing to ensure the most economical routing is being utilized
    • Communicate regularly with our carriers to build strong working relationships
    • Develop and maintain carrier files, to include valid insurance requirements, valid carrier agreements, safety records, and service issues
    • Other administrative duties as assigned by the supply chain group

    Skills:

    • Ability to think strategically and to translate that into tactical action
    • Solid communicator and team player, with good negotiating skills
    • High attention to detail
    • Desire to be accountable for results

    Qualifications:

    • Minimum high school diploma with valid work experience, or bachelor’s degree
    • 1 + years transportation experience preferred
    • Experience with the US trucking industry (DOT regulations) an asset
    • Working knowledge of SAP would be considered a definite asset
    • Proficient with Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint

     

    Nutrien is committed to creating an inclusive workplace.  We encourage applications from all well qualified candidates who reflect the diversity of the regions where we operate.  This includes recognizing the voluntary identification of status such as gender, sexual orientation, visible minority, Indigenous status, persons with disabilities, and veterans, where applicable.

    If this sounds like a good match, apply now. This job will remain posted until filled. You may be required to undergo a background check and substance test in accordance with Nutrien policies.

    While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

     

     

    **EOE race/color/sex/sexual orientation/gender identity/disability/veteran

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