Dispatcher | Acworth, GA | Papa Johns



Job Description

Come join the Better Ingredients, Better Pizza Team!

We are looking for a hard-working, fun, dedicated team player for a Transportation Dispatcher role at our Acworth, GA Quality Control Center!

Don't you want the freedom of working for a company that pays you weekly so that you can enjoy a few slices of pizza on your day off?

What are some perks?

  • Take advantage of our Dough & Degrees program! We'll pay 100% of tuition for undergraduate and graduate online degree programs through Purdue University Global for eligible team members.
  • Monthly Bonus
  • Paid Time off to enjoy the GREAT things LIFE has to offer!
  • Recognition for a job well done with a monthly awards and pizza day. (MMM. Pizza.)
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Working with great people in a smaller environment
  • Affordable health insurance options - just ask for details!

This position will work closely with the Transportation leadership team and all CDL Class A Drivers.

Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Coordinating contractor and driver activities
  • Managing inbound and outbound freight flow
  • Planning and implementing delivery routes for drivers
  • Effective communication with terminal operations personnel to build strong connectivity between terminal and corporate operations
  • Management of internal operating procedures
  • Processing multiple calls simultaneously from internal as well as external customers
  • Ownership of all communication regarding changes that impact internal and external customers
  • Various reports on production, quality, timeliness, staffing, maintenance, and discrepancies
  • Other tasks delegated by the Supervisor and/or Transportation Manager

The ideal candidate should possess the following:

  • CDL Class A desired
  • 2+ years of Transportation/Dispatch experience
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong computer skills, including knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Problem solving and analytical skills, as well as a strong attention to detail
  • Excellent multi-tasking and organizational skills
  • A competitive and career oriented mindset
  • Desire to surround customer with excellence in service

It is the policy of Papa John’s to provide equal employment opportunities for all applicants and team members without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, marital status or civil partnership, national or ethnic origin, pregnancy or maternity, veteran status, uniformed service (as defined by 10 U.S.C. §101 (a)(5)), protected disability status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender reassignment, or gender expression, or any other characteristic protected by statute or law.