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Dispatch Supervisor

Dispatch Supervisor (Afternoon/Midnight Shift)

*CDL B license Required* 

First Transit operates shuttle bus services at DTW Airport, and we're hiring driver supervisors now!  As a supervisor you will oversee a fun dynamic work environment where our drivers provide a safe, on-time and friendly shuttle services for employees of a major airline at the Detroit Metro Airport.  Working with our management team, you will verify the safety and on time delivery of services.  You’ll interact with our drivers and customers to insure the continued success of our shuttle.  You’ll be a part of our highly successful and supportive team to provide our airline customers safe and dependable transportation every day. 

Transportation is delivered 24 hours a day, seven days a week, so hours may vary.  

Our Dispatchers Will Enjoy:

  • Team-oriented Environment
  • A comprehensive benefits package with paid holidays & vacation, medical, vision, and dental coverage, and 401(k) savings plan.

Our Dispatchers are responsible for:

  •  Oversees road service assigned carriers by tracking trip performance measures, route begin on time, 
    performance, incidents, etc. 
  • Provides customer support by responding to questions and concerns regarding customer trips 
    including no shows, cancellations and missed trips.
  • Manages emergency situations for vehicle operators; act as liaison between the carrier and 
    emergency services. 
  • Manages daily service by reviewing route performance and proactively responding to situations that 
    impact customer service

To qualify as a Dispatcher, you’ll need:

  • CDL B license Required 
  • High school diploma or equivalent 
  • Technical degree preferred
  • Excellent verbal and interpersonal skills. 
  • Problem solving and analytical abilities. 
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Possess a current valid driver’s license
  • Able to obtain a CDL with Air Brake and Passenger endorsements
  • Have at least 3 years of driving experience
  • At least one year supervisory experience 
  • Computer and general office skills
  • Employees are subject to criminal background check and drug test.

First for a Reason   


We offer competitive compensation and benefits (which vary based on role, location, and business), including physical and mental health initiatives, medical/dental/vision, 401(k), and paid holiday/vacation.  

Diversity & Inclusion  

Because we’re stronger together, we aspire to have a culture where all people are First. We’re committed to providing an inclusive and diverse working environment for everyone every day.  

Professional Advancement  

Start here. Go far. We believe in promoting from within, which means tremendous opportunities for you, thanks to our strong presence across North America. In addition, our 18-month Aspiring Manager Program prepares future leaders at First Transit.  

Extensive Training  

Build skills and knowledge in such areas as safety and security, injury prevention, technology and equipment, and job efficiency.  

Community Service & Impact  

Go where opportunity meets community. Our customers are at the heart of everything we do. As the face of First Transit and First Vehicle Services in your community, you’ll have a positive impact on others.  

Subject to DOT drug testing. DOT Regulation 49 CFR Part 40 does not authorize the use of Schedule I drugs, including marijuana, for any reason.

First Transit keeps people moving and communities prospering- That’s why we need amazing people like YOU to APPLY NOW!   

We aspire to have a culture where all people are First. We strive to attract and retain a diverse workforce therefore all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. First is also committed to providing a drug-free workplace. For candidates applying to positions in San Francisco or Los Angeles California, First will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance or Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinance. First is an equal opportunity employer and by doing so we will sustain and promote an inclusive culture that supports future growth for all.

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55437 - Delta - Detroit
29017 Highland Rd., Building #8, Romulus, Michigan, USA, 48174-2030
  • Company:
    First Transit
  • Terms and Conditions Type:
    Full Time
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  • Job Category:
    Operations Support
  • Location Contact Telephone Number:
    (734) 365-2269
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