Overview

**Job Description:**

**Basic Purpose-**

The primary function of this position is to schedule and sequence routes in a timely, accurate and efficient manner using computerized programs.

**Description-**

Utilizing specified software, route trucks by matching customer orders to appropriate loads assigned to trucks.

Utilizing specified software, balance loads per trailer by size and weight of product and pallets to be loaded.

Build cost effective routes while maintaining customer needs.

Work closely with Sales and Warehouse Departments to determine delivery feasibility

Prepare various reports on a daily basis, i.e. route changes request, sequence change requests, new customer request, etc.

Maintains routing software system parameters (RoadNet and Mainframe)

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**Qualifications-**

*Education/Training:* High School Diploma/GED preferred

*Related Experience:* A minimum of two years in related environment

*Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:*

Must be able to read, write and communicate in English as it relates to the job and to the safety regulations. Must have computer skills – data entry, general report generation, spreadsheet design, data manipulation, mainframe downloads. Basic math skills (add, subtract, multiply and divide). Possess ability to resolve a variety of issues of fairly non-routine nature with some independence.

Work Schedule:

Sunday to Thursday -1:00pm to 9:30pm

Ability to work scheduled hours and any required overtime.

**Primary Location:** Bridgeport-NJ

**Schedule:** Full-time **Shift:** Evening Job

**Job Function:** Dispatch/Routing

**Job Level:** Individual Contributor

**Travel:** No

About US Foods

Why US Foods? As one of America’s top 10 largest private companies, we offer talented professionals outstanding opportunities for personal and professional development. We maintain a strong focus on growth in a high-performance environment. That means your work will be challenging and rewarding. We conduct business in a highly ethical manner and maintain an unwavering commitment to operational excellence, safety, and environmental responsibility. As important, we encourage collaboration and value each member of our diverse and talented team.