Dispatcher

DISPATCHER

DISPATCHER JOB DESCRIPTION

Raess & Son Trucking, LLC provides equal opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, or disability. In addition to federal law requirements, M. Raess & Son Trucking, LLC complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.

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Being a dispatcher for M. Raess & Son Trucking, LLC will encompass several different skill sets. Some of these skills include but are not limited to; answering phones, communication with drivers, communication with our customers as well as with your supervisors, taking orders over the phone, and dispatching trucks in and around the Chicagoland Area using dispatch software. The ideal candidate will be good at dealing with problems when they arise, finding solutions to those problems, dealing with price changes, working with computers, they will have good map aptitude skills, and like to work in a fast-paced environment. They also must be flexible and be able to work well with other dispatchers.

CURRENT SHIFT OPENINGS ARE:

OVERNIGHTS 10:30 PM TO 7:00 AM
5 days a week, Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, with Wednesday & Thursdays off.

Training: Training will take approximately 3 months. During training you will work Monday- Friday 7:00 AM to 3:30 PM or 10:30 AM to 7:00 PM as you will be trained by a veteran dispatcher.

STARTING PAY:
Salary starting at $40,000.00 per year with annual reviews.

HEALTH INSURANCE:
90 day waiting period the on the 91stday insurance is valid. We currently have USH for Health and Dental and we also have a vision discount plan along with a prescription plan. We offer both PPO & HMO plans with different deductible choices depending on your personal needs.

  1. Raess & Son Trucking, LLC has a Café 125 Plan in place.

VACATIONS:
1 week after 1 year, 2 weeks after 3 years, 3 weeks after 8 years.

HOLIDAYS:
If a Holiday falls on your normal scheduled work day you must plan to work that day.

401K:
After 1 year of employment you are eligible to enroll into the company’s 401K plan.

There are 2 enrollment dates after you complete 1 year of employment. Jan 1 & July 1.

Download an application and print it off, fill it out and upload it to our website or email info@raesstrucking.comand we can send you an application or you can stop in our office Monday through Friday 7:00 AM to 4:30 PM and get an application.

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After you’ve downloaded and filled out your application you may submit it for consideration using the form below.  Thank you!

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