Position title
Planner
Description

Job Title: Planner
Department: Planning
Reports To: Planning Manager
Employee Status: Exempt

Summary
The Planner is responsible for matching customer orders with drivers, trucks, and trailers in the most efficient manner. Key measures of success include:
− High utilization of drivers, tractors, trailers and other company resources
− Keeping company commitments to customers through a high-level of on time performance
− Achieving a high level of Manhattan optimizer utilization
− Maintaining a high level of preplan acceptance
− Showing continuous improvement in order rate per mile

Responsibilities

− Ensure company resources are most profitably utilized and assigned to customer orders in a way that keep company commitments to customers and drivers
− Accurately enters information into company computer systems
− Maintains direct contact with members of the organization to coordinate and increase the efficiency driver, truck and trailer assignments
− Supervise local drivers
− Spot quote customer business in a way that maximizes company revenue and resource utilization

Qualifications

− Bachelor’s degree in business or logistics or equivalent experience
− 3 years of experience in a motor carrier operation
− Demonstrated ability to plan motor carrier resources to meet company, customers and driver needs
− Strong communication skills
− Moderate knowledge of North American supply chain network and operation
− Competent user of Innovative Computing TMS and MS Office

Physical Demand
Remain in a seated position for an extended period of time, using hands and fingers to type, pick up papers, place phone calls. Occasional lifting (maximum 15lbs), bending, reaching and/or kneeling. Expressing and/or exchanging ideas by means of spoken word to impart oral information to clients, coworkers, and public. To convey detailed spoken instructions to other workers accurately.

Position: Planner

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Employment Type
Full Time
Industry
Transportation
Job Location
9525 Escobar Dr., 79907, El Paso, TX, U.S.
Working Hours
Weekends Friday & Monday: 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. Saturday & Sunday: 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Date posted
06/12/2019
Valid through
07/31/2019