DAL Global Services Transportation Planner 1 in United States


Delta Global Services , a wholly owned subsidiary of Delta Air Lines, Inc. , has a Transportation Planner I job in Atlanta, GA through our Staffing Division.

Expectations for the Transportation Planner I position are as follows.


Collaborate with sales to plan and coordinate truck ordering and vendor communication for all trucks arriving and departing the Delta cargo transportation hubs, including LTL, EUVs, Multi-Stop EUVs, RoundTrips, and Loop Trucks for both Mail and freight. •Liaise with station operations on truck departures, including escalation of no shows, finding alternative vendors when capacity is scarce, and measure vendor performance in the marketplace •Coordinate with ULD team the efficient moves of empty ULDs throughout the network, including the use of intermodal and lower cost options to feed Chicago and other Midwest stations with equipment •Coordinate growing number of customer pickups and deliveries with trucking vendors, ensuring compliance to DCOM with electronic truck manifests •Manage ad-hoc rates with vendors when contracted vendors are unable to secure necessary capacity •Develop processes with local shipping / receiving facilities to maintain a high level of on-time performance •Assist with the implementation of GPS on area trucks and be first point of contact for Mail and leadership teams on vendor transit time failures in assigned geographic market. •Assist and lead arious other special projects and responsibilities as assigned in the network and transportation areas of Delta Cargo


2-4 years experience as a transportation planner or very similar experience •Basic level of Microsoft Office Applications including Excel •Proficiency with Microsoft Office is required. Experience with other applications including transportation management systems or operations systems in a large corporate environment is preferred. •Excellent human relations skills - we're a people first company and require constant professional communication •Strong problem solving skills, ability to multi-task and cope with fast paced environment. •Strong organizational, analytical and problem solving skills •Strong customer orientation, sense of urgency, and problem resolution skills required. Must be a self-starter and highly motivated individual •Possession of a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university is preferred, but not required

Delta Global Services - Staffing Division (DGS) has been ranked among Atlanta’s Top 25 Staffing Agencies by the Atlanta Business Chronicle for 14 consecutive years. DGS have over 170 locations in 49 states and we are the only staffing firm offering flight privileges to our employees, creating value for our clients and personnel. To be considered for this Transportation Planner I job in Atlanta, GA, apply now. DGS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job ID 4892

# of Openings 1

Category Other