Alban CAT, the Caterpillar dealer for the mid-Atlantic Region is accepting applications for a Transportation Dispatcher for our Baltimore branch.
The Transportation Dispatcher is responsible for the dispatching and coordination associated with the transportation of company assets (equipment and attachments) for the Rental, Sales, Used Equipment and Service Departments in the most cost effective and efficient manner. While providing excellent customer service, resolves issues related to the movement of equipment, escalating as required to ensure a quick resolution. Coordinates drivers’ schedules as it related to transporting equipment. Ensures drivers are DOT compliant and vehicle loads have proper permits for movement. Coordinates and establishes an open dialogue with other departments including Rental, Sales and Service. Performs administrative tasks associated with dispatching, invoicing and maintaining databases. Performs various other duties as assigned.
Minimum of one year of dispatching experience in the automobile, truck, construction and/or service related industry. Experience in the heavy construction equipment industry preferred. Must have a good understanding of DOT regulations as it relates to interstate hauling and have the ability to enforce appropriately. Must have a general understanding of FMCS regulations as well as state and local laws for the tristate area related to the transportation of construction equipment. Experience preparing oversize/overweight hauling permits for the tristate area, a plus. Must be proficient with MS Office and have familiarity with a dispatching program.
Medical, Dental, Vision and 401(k)
Alban CAT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation and gender identity. If you need reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify Alban CAT by calling 410.686.7777 and asking for the Human Resources Department. Alban CAT is a federal contractor. Alban CAT is a drug free workplace.