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Fleet Planner in Eagan at PointOne Recruiting Solutions

Date Posted: 7/2/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

As a Fleet Planner you will be responsible for planning freight to driver capacity to yield maximum utilization of drivers and equipment while meeting customer service expectations. You will also be assigned to a specific fleet and have responsibility for:

  • On-time pickup and delivery performance
  • Out of route miles
  • Hours of service compliance
  • Driver availability
  • Accommodation of special routing needs
  • Cost control

The Fleet Planner will also be the communication link to the driver - providing load information, maintenance coordination, performance counseling and company information. You will focus on making timely freight assignments to reduce driver wait time; ensure all needed equipment is available for both drivers and customers and create load plans that ensure drivers can safely execute the loads according to hours of service regulations and customer service expectations. This is a fast paced position that allows you to use independent problem resolution and decision making skills on a daily basis.


Job Requirements

The ideal candidate will have a high degree of professionalism, excellent customer service skills, and strong problem solving skills as well as the ability to make quick decisions in a fast paced environment. A college degree and previous transportation background preferred.

2 years’ experience coordinating freight pickups and deliveries.