at Kenan Advantage Group
Location North Canton, OH
Date Posted December 15, 2019
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


Team Members in our Operations Dispatching:

  • Schedule loads while utilizing and maximizing available driver hours and loaded miles
  • Identify priorities; utilize available resources effectively to meet these priorities; anticipate change and/or problems and reallocate resources when necessary
  • Adjust forecasted loads based on sales and market trends
  • Confidently make good decisions under time pressure
  • Make quick decisions based on simple equations or deductive reasoning
  • Communicate effectively with customers and drivers providing concise instruction or information
  • Use effective listening skills to collect required information or to identify potential problems / warning signs. Escalate information when necessary
  • Develop relationships with customers and drivers; utilize relationships to influence others and gain willing cooperation

Potential Team Members should have:

  • High School diploma / GED required
  • Associate degree or some post-secondary education preferred
  • Ability to multi-task is essential
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Excel preferred
  • Prior dispatch experience preferred
  • Must possess strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills required
  • The ability to work with a team or individually
  • Must be willing to work 2nd/3rd shift

Benefits of Partnering with KAG include:

  • Benefits package for full time employees including health, vision, and dental insurance
  • 401(k) retirement plan with company match
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • Company paid life insurance policy
  • On-Site gym and cafeteria