St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance

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Router/Dispatcher

at St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance

Posted: 5/17/2018
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 776899
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Job Description

Router/Dispatcher

Department:Operations
Location:Phoenix, AZ

St. Mary?s Food Bank Alliance is currently seeking a Router/Dispatcher at our Phoenix Location. The Router/Dispatcher is responsible for coordinating supply-chain logistics with all SMFBA operational work units to ensure that the movement of products in and out of the Distribution Center is accurate, organized, efficient, and on-time.  The Router/Dispatcher is also responsible for providing detailed project and program metrics and analysis for the Logistics and Transportation Departments, especially concerning fleet capacity and routing efficiency.  

Job Responsibilities: 

  • Reviewing customer orders 
  • Select standardized delivery routes based on destination, shipment size, equipment, and customer time requirements 
  • Communicate daily with truck maintenance crew to determine available working equipment for each route. 
  • Control driver, truck, and route productivity by ensuring that each truck carries a proper load. Utilize equipment and drivers to full potential. 
  • Coordinate with invoicing team that all reships, POS, and stops are accurately routed. 
  • Develop batches and coordinate the truck loading with the warehouse staff. 
  • Maintain and distribute daily delivery log containing start times, driver, and equipment required for each delivery route. 
  • Complete all daily and periodic maintenance activities in the Work Wave system, including but not limited to, adding customer locations, open/close times and delivery time windows. 
  • Perform analysis to determine opportunities for greater efficiency and serviceability related to delivery days, geographic locations, volume, customer open/close times, customer service times, driver cost, and equipment cost. 
  • Forecast and adjust seasonal/holiday delivery routes. 
  • Other duties as required and requested by management 


Position Requirements:

  • 4 year BA/BS college degree or equivalent certifications in the logistics field is preferred but not necessary.
  • 2+ years related experience preferred 
  • Experience with Work Wave Routing Software or similar routing programs
  • Computer proficiency with Microsoft (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint) and Internet applications 
  • WMS and Mainframe experience preferred 

St. Mary?s offers a generous compensation package which includes medical, dental, vision, short-term and long-term disability, PTO, employer paid life insurance and more. This is your chance to make a difference. Join our Mission to alleviate hunger.

Qualified candidates are invited to submit their resume and salary requirements at jobs.firstfoodbank.org

Application Instructions

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