1918 Dispatcher Jobs in United States

Casella Waste Systems, Inc.
Hermon, ME | Full Time
7 Months Ago
First Transit Inc
Pinellas Park, FL | Full Time
2 Days Ago
Chatham Emergency Services
Savannah, GA | Full Time
$36k-47k (estimate)
2 Days Ago
Napa Auto Parts
Boise, ID | Full Time
2 Days Ago
National Express Company, Inc.
Chicago, IL | Full Time
$52k-73k (estimate)
2 Days Ago
Vg Auto Inc
Willowbrook, IL | Full Time
$45k-63k (estimate)
2 Days Ago
Central Michigan University
Mount Pleasant, MI | Full Time
$71k-97k (estimate)
2 Days Ago
The Rapid
Grand Rapids, MI | Full Time
$40k-55k (estimate)
2 Days Ago
Wheeler Trucking
Chesaning, MI | Full Time
$45k-60k (estimate)
2 Days Ago
D H Pace Company Inc
Maryland Heights, MO | Full Time
$40k-55k (estimate)
2 Days Ago
First Transit Inc
Elmwood Park, NJ | Full Time
$47k-62k (estimate)
2 Days Ago
Mover Van Lines
Las Vegas, NV | Full Time
$43k-60k (estimate)
2 Days Ago
First Student
Yonkers, NY | Full Time
$56k-77k (estimate)
2 Days Ago
Adapt Health Llc
Bronx, NY | Full Time
$49k-66k (estimate)
2 Days Ago
First Student
Lansdale, PA | Full Time
$52k-71k (estimate)
2 Days Ago
Aire Serv Of Nashville
Nashville, TN | Full Time
$39k-53k (estimate)
2 Days Ago
Aestrix Resources
Tyler, TX | Full Time
$37k-51k (estimate)
2 Days Ago
Republic Services, Inc.
Sun Valley, CA | Full Time
3 Days Ago
Total Warehouse
anaheim, CA | Full Time
$47k-66k (estimate)
3 Days Ago
Falck Rocky Mountain
Aurora, CO | Full Time
$40k-54k (estimate)
3 Days Ago
Transcom Solutions
Riverview, FL | Full Time
$40k-54k (estimate)
3 Days Ago
Microcom Corp
Hilo, HI | Full Time
$42k-58k (estimate)
3 Days Ago
Republic Services, Inc.
Bloomington, IL | Full Time
3 Days Ago
Superior Ambulance
Elmhurst, IL | Full Time
3 Days Ago
First Transit Inc
Olathe, KS | Full Time
$40k-56k (estimate)
3 Days Ago
Mdv Baptist Health Deaconess Madisonville, Inc.
Madisonville, KY | Full Time
$44k-60k (estimate)
3 Days Ago


Full Time | Utilities 7 Months Ago

Position Summary

The Dispatcher communicates with drivers to assist with problem resolution while on route for residential, commercial, and roll-off services, coordinates the utilization of drivers, trucks, and containers to create capacity, maximize productivity and ensure prompt, courteous and efficient service for all customers.  

Key Responsibilities

  • Dispatches drivers to calls as they are received, using information on customer needs, drivers’ locations and loads, and daily factors to balance cost and customer satisfaction.  
  • Ensures maximum productivity by achieving or exceeding Company-established goals by successfully routing vehicles.  
  • Assigns routes and service to appropriate drivers throughout the day and for the next day; manages and determines route actions and assuring route completion.  
  • Handles incoming calls and emails from customer service and sales department and manages requests for all pick-up or delivery on any container movement within the area.  
  • Initiates communication to customers while drivers are on-site/location, resolves pick-up and other issues delaying the service.  
  • Updates and informs Customer Care of any service delays in order to keep customers notified.  
  • Prepares, updates and dispenses daily route schedules. Gathers and maintains route sheet documentation for pick-ups (scheduled, missed, extra pick ups), route completions and driver locations. 
  • Reports driver performance issues or concerns to appropriate management for resolution.  
  • Participates in training and other learning opportunities to expand knowledge of the company, products, sales and services and performs any other duties needed to help drive our vision, fulfill our mission, and/or abide by our core values. 

Education, Experience & Qualifications

The successful candidate will have a high school diploma or GED, be legally eligible to work in the US, and have a demonstrated ability to work as part of a team in a collaborative environment. It is preferred that the candidate has some previous dispatch experience. 


High attention to detail, excellent multi-tasking skills, excellent listening, communication and problem solving skills, the ability to work in a fast-paced environment and the ability to prioritize are required. 


Confident, team-oriented individual who is attentive to detail, and results-oriented with the ability to see the larger picture while focusing on providing excellent customer service.  







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Quotes from people on Dispatcher job description and responsibilities

Dispatchers are generally responsible for coordinating with the customers regarding the delivery status of the products and providing precise logistics and the fastest transportation routes to the professional drivers to ensure smooth and timely deliverie

02/07/2022: Vincennes, IN

Dispatchers may dispatch calls for truck drivers, delivery drivers, and emergency responders like medical professionals, firefighters, and police crews.

12/30/2021: Oklahoma City, OK

A dispatcher selects the vehicle type according to the delicacy, frangibility, and rigidity of the material.

02/03/2022: Oklahoma City, OK

A dispatcher must think fast, consider many different options, and above all else try to keep himself calm.

02/02/2022: Las Cruces, NM

A good dispatcher must be able to coordinate trip schedules, manage routes, and handle calls and requests from operators, third-party vendors, and their supervisors.

12/12/2021: Pittsburgh, PA

Step 2: Knowing the best tips for becoming an Accountant can help you explore the needs of the position and prepare for the job-related knowledge well ahead of time.

Career tips from people on Dispatcher jobs

Getting training and certification as a truck dispatcher.

01/02/2022: Evansville, IN

Communicate with all parties before & during the job and getting feedback and updates.

12/25/2021: Eugene, OR

Complete a City employment application.

01/04/2022: Manchester, NH

Dispatchers should use an understanding tone and approach when communicating with callers.

01/03/2022: Las Cruces, NM

Previous experience as a Call Receiver/Dispatcher for law enforcement 911 calls.

03/06/2022: Tucson, AZ

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