Dispatcher - Shuttle

Joint Base Lewis Mcchord, WA
Work Type: On-Site
  • Job Category: Office & Administrative Support
  • Travel: None
  • Clearance: Not Applicable
  • Req ID: 2024-3856


Job Summary:

Akima Facilities Operations is looking for a Dispatcher to work in Joint Base Lewis-McChord. To join our team of outstanding professionals, apply today!


Job Responsibilities:

  • The Dispatcher is responsible for the assignment of motor vehicles and drivers for conveyance of freight or passengers, and compiles lists of available vehicles.

  • The assignment of vehicles is determined by factors such as length and purpose of trip, freight or passenger requirements, and preference of user.

  • Additional responsibilities include the issuance of keys, record sheets, and driver credentials.

  • The Dispatcher records time of departure, destination, cargo, expected time of return and investigates overdue vehicles.

  • The Dispatcher may confer with customers to expedite or locate missing, misrouted, delayed or damaged merchandise, maintain record of mileage, fuel used, repairs made, and other expenses.

  • The Dispatcher may establish service or delivery routes, supervise loading and unloading, issue equipment to drivers, (such as hand trucks, dollies, and blankets), direct activities of drivers, assign helpers to drivers, work at vehicle distribution centers, and assign vehicles to customer agencies.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be able to pass a background security investigation as well as drug/alcohol screening prior to employment.

  • All applicants must be able to obtain a Common Access Card (CAC)

  • US nationality/citizenship and residence, with verbal and written fluency in English.

  • Employee is required to possess and maintain a valid state-issued Driver’s license and applicable Government/Army license.

  • Excellent written and oral communications skills; proficient in Microsoft Office Suite.

  • Must be capable of sitting for extended periods of time. Must be able to climb, crawl, stoop, bend, squat, and reach as required.

  • Be able to work outside in inclement weather conditions when necessary.

Desired Qualifications:

  • GCSS-Army Overview/Basic Navigation/Intermediate Navigation/Data Mining/Process Flow/Using the EUM+ Ideal candidate will have completed prerequisite training for Army Military Occupational Specialty (MOS) 88N2O/3O – Transportation Management Coordinator, or 4-6 years of transportation coordinator experience.

Pay and Benefits:

  • Benefits: Health & Welfare fringe dollars as defined under the applicable Collective Bargaining Agreement.

  • The benefits program offered will be as defined under the applicable Collective Bargaining Agreement.

  • Paid Leave: Leave benefits offered will be as defined under the applicable Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Job: Office & Administrative Support

Travel: None

Organization: AFO - Akima Facilities Operations

Clearance: Not Applicable

Work Type: On-Site

Remote: No

ReqID: 2024-3856