Night Dispatcher

| Greater LA Area
We are looking for a night dispatcher that is looking to work for a forward thinking tech-driven trucking company. This person will be the main point of contact at night for our dispatching team. This team member is someone with night dispatcher experience at a broker or large fleet trucking company that can adapt quickly and displays effective problem-solving skills for our drivers. This is a very fast-paced environment and candidates must be able to stay ahead of the curve.

Responsibilities

  • Assign loads and monitor freight movement to provide safe, on-time service
  • Route trucks and schedule day to day operations for up to 40 trucks
  • Negotiate rates with carrier partners to achieve acceptable or above target profitability numbers.
  • Cultivate strong relationships with drivers and customers to reduce issues that come with last minute schedule changes
  • Develop backhaul lanes for our customers and drivers.
  • Keep track of trucks via an online tracking system.
  • Ensure that all load tenders by shippers are covered.
  • Must be proficient in MS Office

Qualifications

  • 2 year of OTR Truckload dispatch and tracking experience
  • Must be willing to work night shift
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and sold customers and drivers issues in a polite and professional manner.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-motivated with a strong work ethic
  • Possess a strong work ethic and high level of integrity
  • Strong prioritization and multi-tasking skills.

NEXT Trucking is a venture-backed company boldly taking on the challenge of digitizing the $450B freight trucking industry. Our technology is transforming the way shippers and truckers engage and communicate by creating an on-demand platform where shippers can instantly find truckers with capacity and be able to have real-time tracking updates and transparency with the movement of their freight throughout the entire shipping process. NEXT Trucking was founded by Lidia Yan and Elton Chung with over 20 + years of experience in logistics and technology. We have raised over $21M led by Sequoia Capital. We have assembled a team with experience from companies such as C.H. Robinson, Werner, Apple, Idealab, Kareo, and GoFundMe. Come join us as we innovate the transportation industry.

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Sales & Marketing
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • GraphQLLanguages
    • ReactLibraries
    • ReduxLibraries
    • AngularJSFrameworks
    • Node.jsFrameworks
    • SpringFrameworks
    • MySQLDatabases
    • RedisDatabases
    • Google AnalyticsAnalytics
    • OptimizelyAnalytics
    • IllustratorDesign
    • PhotoshopDesign
    • AsanaManagement
    • ConfluenceManagement
    • TrelloManagement
    • HubSpotCRM
    • SalesforceCRM

Location

With easy access to the 105 and 710 you can easily hop on and off the freeway! The city's diverse culture creates a fun flux of flavorful restaurants.
2700 E Imperial Hwy, Lynwood, CA 90262

Insider's spotlight

What’s the vibe like in the office?

“Seeing the owners work just as hard and being present in the office inspires me to reach for higher goals.”

Sahar

LTL Senior Executive

What's the biggest problem your team is solving?

“I look at our product as something that goes way beyond the technology itself. Creating the optimal carrier experience means getting close to our users and understanding their needs. There’s no better feeling than finding a solution that not only drives growth, but also makes drivers’ jobs a little bit easier and little bit more delightful.”

Brian

Product Manager

What makes someone successful on your team?

"As a designer, one of the most important parts of being a successful designer is to always consider the system. We’re designing a system that spans online and offline so it’s critical that you think about how each piece fits into the system as a whole."

Cole

Director of Product Design

What is your vision for the company?

“We want to change the industry by streamlining the process for drivers to book loads and manage their trucks/fleets in an easy process so that they take a little bit of stress off their plate and enjoy what they do to the fullest.”

Eddie

Sr. Transportation Representative

What is your vision for the company?

"My vision is to be a transparent transportation company. We want to be the advocates for carriers, both big and small."

Corey

Carrier Rep

What are NEXT Trucking Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
NEXT's 401(k) retirement plan matches up to 5% of their annual base salary, with immediate vesting for matched contributions.
Company Equity
NEXT offers stock options that vest over a three-year period.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
NEXT's vacation policy includes two weeks paid time off for all employees and up to three weeks off for tenured employees of five years or longer.
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
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