United Rentals Dispatcher in Streamwood, Illinois
Great company. Great people. Great opportunities.
As a Dispatcher at United Rentals, you will be tasked with organizing the daily dispatch of equipment for a Trench Safety branch in a safe and timely manner. You will be responsible for maximizing the efficiency of UR owned assets and outside resources. Our customers depend us to deliver and pickup on time. Without you, they cannot meet their operational needs, and that's why we seek a professional with integrity who respects and understand the demands of the job.
Your strong work ethic, reliability and positive attitude will make you an asset to our branch and entire organization. If you would enjoy the chance to make your mark with the world’s largest equipment rental provider, consider a future with United Rentals. You will be supported by a strong management team that will help you achieve your goals. Excellence in this challenging and rewarding position paves the way for advancement opportunities.
Additional duties include the following:
Daily scheduling of UR Drivers and outside haulers with proactive forward planning
Manage constant change to the daily schedule to meet customer demands
Manage inter-company transfer hauling
Communicate Driver schedules and expectations
Become expert on dispatch system, supporting applications, and dispatch processes
Be a key player in the daily branch planning meeting
Monitor and perform to dispatch metrics
Provide excellent service to both external and internal customers
Communicate with the team clearly, concisely, and honestly
Assist in taking customer telephone orders for deliveries, pickups and service
Assist Inside Sales team as needed
Other duties assigned as needed
College degree preferred or equivalent experience
Diligent attention to safety
Strong ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment
Superior customer service, teamwork and verbal/written communication skills
Keen attention to detail
Analytical and processes oriented
Planner, preparer, problem solver, decision maker
Valid driver's license with acceptable driving record
Technical knowledge of DOT/Federal Motor Carrier rules and regulations
At United Rentals, the largest equipment rental company, we believe that it takes great employees to build a great organization – and we’re passionate about helping our people grow professionally and embrace teamwork in everything they do. Our culture is based on our corporate values and centers on mutual respect, job satisfaction, diversity and a shared responsibility to build a better future.
What's in it for you?
U.S. Full Time roles : Best in class benefits offering includes medical, dental, vision, flex spending and health savings accounts; 401(k) retirement with company match; life and disability insurance; and paid time off including sick, vacation, holidays, and paid parental leave. Comprehensive training and development and career growth opportunities.
U.S. Part Time roles: Benefits offering includes 401(k) retirement with company match; paid time off including sick, vacation and holidays; and comprehensive training and development and career growth opportunities.
Canada: Best in class benefits package which includes medical, dental & vision, RRSP/DPSP*, paid time off, comprehensive training and development, and career growth opportunities.
*Offered for full time roles, part time eligibility in select provinces
United Rentals, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.