Dispatcher - #24790
Rawabi Holding Co.
Date: 3 weeks ago
Contract type: Full time
Rawabi Integrated Gas Company Dammam, Saudi Arabia Posted a day ago Unlimited
- We are seeking a reliable and organized Dispatcher to join our team. The Dispatcher will be responsible for coordinating the movement of goods and resources, ensuring timely delivery and exceptional customer service. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in facilitating efficient operations and maintaining effective communication between different departments and drivers.
- Receive and process incoming customer requests for dispatch services.
- Assign drivers and schedule routes to ensure timely pick-up and delivery of goods.
- Coordinate with drivers to monitor their progress and provide assistance as needed.
- Track and update job statuses in real-time to keep all stakeholders informed.
- Handle customer inquiries and resolve any issues or concerns promptly and professionally.
- Maintain accurate records of dispatched orders, drivers, and deliveries.
- Monitor and adhere to all relevant regulations and safety standards.
- Collaborate with other departments to optimize operational efficiency.
- Provide timely reports and updates to management.
- Proven experience as a Dispatcher or in a similar role.
- Excellent communication and customer service skills.
- Knowledge of transportation and logistics operations.
- Familiarity with dispatch software and tracking systems.
- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and under pressure.
- Attention to detail and problem-solving skills.
- Professional and calm demeanor.
- Availability to work flexible hours, including nights, weekends, and holidays, if needed.
- Strong communication skills: As a dispatcher, you will be the main point of contact for various parties such as drivers, field technicians, and other stakeholders. Good communication skills are crucial for effectively relaying information, providing instructions, and troubleshooting any issues that may arise.
- Organizational skills: Dispatchers are responsible for coordinating multiple tasks and resources simultaneously. Strong organizational skills are necessary to prioritize and allocate resources efficiently, ensuring smooth operations and timely completion of tasks.
- Problem-solving skills: Dispatchers often encounter unexpected challenges and need to think on their feet to find quick solutions. Strong problem-solving skills can help you assess situations, make informed decisions, and minimize potential disruptions or delays.
- Multitasking abilities: Dispatching can be a fast-paced environment with multiple tasks and requests coming in simultaneously. The ability to handle multiple priorities, switch between tasks efficiently, and stay focused is essential.
- Attention to detail: Paying close attention to detail is crucial when dispatching, as errors or miscommunications can have serious consequences. The ability to accurately record and relay information is essential for smooth operations.
- Geographic knowledge: Familiarity with geographical locations and routes can be advantageous for dispatchers. Knowing the local area well can help with efficient and effective resource allocation and route planning.
- Customer service skills: Dispatchers often interact with customers and clients. Having strong customer service skills can help ensure a positive experience for all parties involved, even when troubleshooting or resolving issues.
- Ability to work under pressure: Dispatching can be a high-stress job, especially during peak periods or when dealing with emergencies. The ability to remain calm, make swift decisions, and effectively manage stress is important.
- Technology proficiency: Dispatchers often use various software and communication systems to perform their duties. Being comfortable with technology, including computer systems, dispatch software, and communication devices, is important.
- Time management: Dispatchers need to manage time efficiently to meet deadlines, prioritize tasks, and allocate resources effectively. Strong time management skills can help ensure smooth operations and timely task completion.
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