Dispatcher/Driver - HP
Company: Smithfield Foods
Posted on: September 19, 2023
Your OpportunityThe Dispatcher/Driver utilizes trucks, drivers
and product to ensure the timely, complete and accurate delivery of
product by performing the essential duties and responsibilities.
Monitors drivers on duty and coordinates trucks for efficient
pickup and delivery.
Schedule loads according to priority and available equipment.
Monitors and schedules company sanitation employees.
Works with garage on prioritizing repairs.
Maintains excellent communication between all departments.
Receives incoming calls from farms & drivers. Handles issues
Logs all issues that pertain to transportation and production.
Maintains dept. records such as DVIR's, On-time tracking and
Monitors Samsura for on-time tracking and departure.
Work closely with transportation supervisor to dispatch and assign
Drives CDL class A commercial vehicle and hauls loads as needed
Responsible for being in compliance with all policies and
procedures which Smithfield Hog Production subscribes (to include
environmental and safety policies).
Assists with special projects as assigned.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature
and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job.
They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all
responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so
classified. May perform other duties as assigned. QualificationsTo
perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to
perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed
below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability
required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable
individuals to perform the essential functions.
High school diploma or general education degree (GED),
For internal candidates with 4 years of experience with the
company, the Company has the discretion to waive educational
CDL class A license and 1 year driving experience required.
Previous dispatch experience is preferred.
Ability to work well in a team-based environment with limited
Computer literate and proficient in Microsoft Software.
Ability to work a flexible schedule. Day, night and weekend work
Ability to work well with others in fast paced, dynamic
Ability to be respectful, approachable and team oriented while
building strong working relationships and a positive work
Work EnvironmentThe work environment characteristics & physical
demands described here are representative of those an employee
encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Must be able to climb stairs to reach work area if applicable.
Vision abilities include close vision, distance vision and ability
to adjust focus.
Role is sedentary with occasional standing and walking as
Career BenefitsTo learn more about Smithfield's benefits, visit
smithfieldfoods.com/careerbenefits.Why Work at Smithfield Foods? We
are committed to meeting our employees' needs, addressing their
concerns and helping them enjoy rewarding careers with our company.
PEOPLE MATTERWith more than 60,000 jobs globally, our employees
drive our success. We strive to create a fair, ethical and
rewarding work environment.GROWTH & DEVELOPMENTWorking at
Smithfield isn't just a job - it's the foundation for a lifelong
career with training designed to help you advance
professionally.BENEFITSOur people matter. That's why we offer
excellent, comprehensive benefits packages to our full-time
employees.SUSTAINABILITY PLEDGESustainability is ingrained in our
culture and guides how we operate. We believe in innovating for the
future.About Smithfield Foods Headquartered in Smithfield, Va.
since 1936, Smithfield Foods, Inc. is an American food company with
agricultural roots and a global reach. With more than 60,000 jobs
globally, we are dedicated to producing "Good food. Responsibly--"
and serve as one of the world's leading vertically integrated
protein companies. We have pioneered sustainability standards for
more than two decades, including our industry-leading commitments
to become carbon negative in U.S. company-owned operations and
reduce GHG emissions 30 percent across our entire U.S. value chain
by 2030. We believe in the power of protein to end food insecurity
and have donated hundreds of millions of food servings to our
communities. Smithfield boasts a portfolio of high-quality iconic
brands, such as Smithfield -- , Eckrich -- and Nathan's Famous -- ,
among many others. For more information connect with us on
Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram. EEO/AA Information
Smithfield is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace
diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, national origin, age, gender identity, protected
veterans status, status as a disabled individual or any other
protected group status or non-job characteristic as directed by
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