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Transportation Capacity Planner - Intermodal Specialist

Stevens Transport, Dallas, TX

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The Intermodal Dispatch Coordinator is responsible for securing the transit of booked freight via rail using drayage carriers. The ultimate goal of this position is for deliveries to be on time and in compliance with government regulations, company standards and customer expectations.

INTERMODAL DISPATCHER DUTIES:

  • Work directly with drayage carriers to secure capacity
  • Negotiate freight quotes for inbound / outbound movements
  • Schedule and dispatch shipments to meet train cutoff times
  • Communicate with customers regarding disposition of freight
  • P&L management
  • Manage equipment inventory, per diem, and storage

INTERMODAL DISPATCHER PROFILE:

  • Intermodal/rail and domestic longhaul trucking experience is ideal
  • Familiarity with transportation of temperature-controlled product
  • Capable of performing in a deadline-driven environment with rapidly changing priorities
  • Ability to work in a blended operations and customer development role
  • High degree of initiative and independent execution
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel required; some familiarity with AS/400 operating system is ideal
  • Ability to handle high volumes of inbound email
ABOUT STEVENS TRANSPORT
Valued by a wide range of Fortune 500 ® companies, the specialized nature of temperature-controlled logistics places Stevens Transport among the most elite contributors to the modern supply chain. With a network of operations spanning North America, our competencies today include regional, dedicated, intermodal, tanker, and 3PL services. Beyond capacity-driven operations, Stevens Transport injects an unmatched integrity into a corporate business model that reflects more than 35 years of consistent growth and success.

About Stevens Transport

About us Stevens Transport, Inc. is recognized as one of North America's premier multi-modal, temperature-controlled freight carriers. The specialized nature of time-sensitive truckload shipments gives Stevens Transport a unique advantage in the supply chain marketplace as a logistics leader valued by a wide range of Fortune 500 ® customers. With a network of operations throughout North America, Canada, and Mexico, Stevens Transport maintains a competitive edge by providing asset-based services through regional, dedicated, expedited, intermodal, tanker, and 3PL competencies. Beyond capacity-driven operations, Stevens Transport injects an unmatched integrity into a corporate business model that reflects more than 30 years of consistent growth and success.

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