Experienced Messenger Dispatcher

Avant Business Services/ Cornucopia Logistics - Manhattan, NY

Full-timeEstimated: $34,000 - $45,000 a year
SkillsBenefits

Growing logistics company is looking for Project Leads in Manhattan. This position requires constant on site supervision of dispatch stations throughout Manhattan every day. This is a field position. Must be able to do AM or PM shift.

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

Supervision of receiving and sorting of packages/deliveries as well as tracking delivery and updating customers

Launching of deliveries from various vendor locations throughout Manhattan.

Coordinate the dispatching of couriers to ensure timely departure and delivery.

Train staff on proper delivery procedures and use of scanners & equipment.

Efficiently and accuracy are key.

Attention to detail in preparation of reports, as well as handling customer inquiries and specific service requirement.

Schedules include days, nights, weekends, holidays, and/or overtime.

Skills Required:

Must have experience in training, motivating and managing workers.

Must have great communication skills (writing, speaking, e-mails).

Must have logistics experience.

Good time management and organizational skills.

Ability to use and understand MS Office & Outlook, as well as other programs & apps (I.e. Dropbox, Whatsapp, iCloud Drive, etc)

Ability to work independently in a rapid and changing environment.

Thorough knowledge of Manhattan

Experience in the courier /transportation industry.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • relevant: 1 year (Preferred)
  • management: 1 year (Preferred)

License:

  • Driver's License (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Shifts:

  • Morning (Preferred)
  • Mid-Day (Preferred)
  • Evening (Preferred)

Required travel:

  • 75% (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • Multiple locations
  • One location
  • Fully Remote

Benefits:

  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
  • Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
  • High stress tolerance -- thrives in a high-pressure environment

This Job Is:

  • Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma
  • A good job for someone just entering the workforce or returning to the workforce with limited experience and education
  • A good fit for applicants with gaps in their resume, or who have been out of the workforce for the past 6 months or more
  • A “Fair Chance” job (you or the employer follow Fair Chance hiring practices when performing background checks - learn more at https://start.indeed.com/fair-chance)

Schedule:

  • Weekends required
  • Holidays required
  • Day shift
  • Night shift