Dexter Axle

Dispatch Specialist

Location US-IN-Albion
Posted Date 1 month ago(5/24/2022 8:15 AM)
Job ID
2022-4050
# Positions
1

Overview

Dexter, the premier supplier and manufacturer of axles, doors, venting products and related components in the utility trailer, boat trailer, recreational vehicle, heavy duty and manufactured housing markets, has an opportunity for an Distribution Specialist at our multi-plant manufacturing facility located in Albion, Indiana.

 

Dexter has been a leading manufacturer of trailer axles, brakes and actuation, along with entrance door and venting products for over 50 years serving the utility trailer, recreational vehicle, heavy duty, manufactured housing, agricultural, marine, and specialty markets. Dexter is headquartered in Elkhart, Indiana employing over 2,800 people and operating 18 manufacturing facilities in the U.S. and Canada (Indiana, Georgia, Oklahoma, California, Tennessee, Texas, Florida, Utah, Ontario, and Alberta). Dexter has achieved its many years of success through a commitment to the principles of superior quality, continuous improvement, and unparalleled customer service. Dexter is a wholly owned subsidiary of DexKo Global, Inc.

 

For more information about our company, access Dexter's web site at www.dexteraxle.com.

 

Dexter offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits. Dexter’s benefits package includes Health, Dental, Vision, Life, STD, LTD, FSA, HSA, and 401(k) Plan with company contributions.

Position Summary

The Distribution Specialist is responsible for 

  • Assign and monitor shuttle drivers throughout routes
  • Monitory traffic flow and make logistical coverage decisions as needed
  • Oversee routing performance and efficiency
  • Communicate to shuttle drivers using various channels of communication about route changes
  • Response to all inquiries regarding shuttle related inner-campus material movement
  • Respond to and coordinate emergency response
  • Ensure that all tasks comply with administrative policies and procedures, safety rules, environmental policies, and/or government regulations
  • Provide ongoing support to Distribution Manager and other assignments as needed
  • Provide campus support for materials going to and from outside processing warehouses
  • Performs other tasks or duties as assigned

Requirements

Associate's degree in Business or related discipline and 6 years supervisory/warehouse experience in a manufacturing environment, or an equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Proven ability to identify trends, develop strategies, and implement solutions to drive long term results
  • Experience using an ERP system
  • Prior experience in material flow in a manufacturing environment across multiple buildings is preferred
  • Strong understanding of CDL requirements and limitations
  • Demonstrated ability to take initiative, build and own a project
  • Extremely detail-oriented and spectacular organization skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Word, and Excel)
  • Excellent written and oral communication with interpersonal skills
  • Exude a professional and energetic demeanor while performing effectively in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to work any shift

 

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