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Lead Dispatcher

Company: transdevna
Location: Lansing
Posted on: March 19, 2023

Job Description:

Overview:Lead Dispatcher needed inLansing, MI. Transdev is seeking a transportation lead dispatcher for their paratransit service in the Lansing area. We are looking for qualified dispatchers who can provide excellent customer service to both our passengers and our drivers. Join Transdev and become a part of the largest private-sector operator of transportation in North America one that cares about its employees, passengers and the communities they serve.

To view Transdev's Purpose and how we make a difference follow this link:

We offer

  • Medical/Dental/Vision health benefits
  • 401(K) retirement plan
  • Paid time off
  • Paid holidays
  • Ability to advance your careerResponsibilities:
    • Assuring quality of dispatch operations including monitoring Dispatchers.
    • Tracking and monitoring new drivers and any drivers with identified performance issues.
    • Coaching dispatchers to resolve performance issues and compliance with the Transdev, CATA, federal, and state policies and procedures.
    • Meeting with Operations Manager on a regular basis.
    • Performing the duties of Dispatchers when needed and possible without compromising primary Lead Dispatcher duties.
    • Other duties as required.Qualifications:
      • High school diploma or GED
      • Three years of experience of dispatch within the paratransit industry. Prior experience as a paratransit driver is a plus.
      • Strong computer skills with knowledge of Microsoft Office and with paratransit scheduling software (preferably Trapeze) and the ability to learn new software
      • Excellent leadership and organizational skills
      • Chauffer's License
      • Ability to obtain CDL license within 6 months

        Physical Requirements:
        • Must be able to work shifts or flexible work schedules as needed.
        • Majority of work is accomplished indoors and in air conditioned or well-ventilated facilities.
        • Majority of work is accomplished in an office or in a cubicle space equipped with a telephone and computer.
        • The employee is generally subjected to long periods spent sitting, typing, or looking at a computer screen.

          Please contact Kristin at for more information.

          About Transdev:

          Based near Chicago, Transdev is the largest private-sector operator of multiple modes of transit in North America, including bus, rail, streetcar, paratransit, and shuttle services. Transdev is committed to being the trusted partner of cities and transit authorities through quality execution and innovations in mobility. Its parent company, Transdev Group, is a leading global operator and integrator of mobility operating in 17 countries and provides passengers every day the freedom to connect to what they care about in their cities.

          The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.

          The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions upon request.

          Transdev is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion or other legally protected status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.
          EEO is the Law Poster:

          Drug free workplace

          If based in the United States, applicants must be eligible to work in US without restrictions for any employer at any time; be able to pass a drug screen and background check. Associated topics: 911, call, communication specialist, customer service, emd, emt, police, public safety, service representative, telecommunications

Keywords: transdevna, Lansing , Lead Dispatcher, Other , Lansing, Michigan

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