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Herzog companies was founded in 1969 by William E. Herzog as a heavy/highway construction contractor in the Midwest. Herzog now specializes in Railroad Construction, Transit Operation and Maintenance Services, Civil Construction and Railroad Services nationwide. Our team consists of people who are innovators at heart, continuously exploring new ways to improve our products, services, and, ultimately, the industry. By always challenging ourselves - and each other - to push for more, we keep Herzog at the forefront of the rail industry.

 

Herzog Transit Services, Inc. is currently looking for a Dispatch Supervisor in Pompano Beach, FL.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Reports directly to the Manager Dispatch/Operations.
  • Direct supervision of Train Dispatch and Operations Center offices and staff.
  • Provide supervision and oversight to all employees and contractors on Tri-Rail. 
  • Train and ensure all Train Dispatchers are fully qualified in their duties and that they perform in a safe and effective manner adhering to all company policies and safety rules (Ops Efficiency Testing).
  • Provide training for Transportation Specialists.
  • Provide performance reviews & discuss deficiencies and improvement plans
  • Develop and maintain a strong working relationship with internal and external customers. 
  • Maintain on-time performance (OTP), & internal and external reporting requirements.
  • Perform job briefings with Maintenance of Way & Signal, as needed.
  • Define, document, problem solve and manage processes and procedures to protect both revenue commuter service, freight service, Amtrak service and construction/maintenance activities and performance goals.
  • Provide manpower planning for train dispatchers and transportation specialists
  • Cover train dispatcher shifts as may be necessary.
  • Manage service interruptions and provides assistance to dispatch and operations center.

 

Qualifications:

  • Must have High School education or equivalent. 
  • Prefer two years of college, equivalent experience, or Bachelors degree. 
  • Must have experience as a Chief Dispatcher or Train Dispatcher.
  • Commuter Rail experience and knowledge of railroad operations, dispatching and transportation operations and experience integrating construction/maintenance activities with revenue service.
  • Knowledge of Railroad Operating Rules, & FRA regulations.
  • Demonstrated experience and ability to communicate clearly both verbally, and in writing, with both internal and external organizations.

 

Pre-Employment Requirements:

  • Subject to pre-employment background check and motor vehicle report review.
  • Maintain a valid driver’s license and endorsements as required per position.
  • Pass pre-employment DOT physical, medical evaluation, and drug screen due to the safety sensitive nature of this position
  • This position requires you to pass and maintain a DOT medical evaluation to drive a Herzog commercial vehicle. 
  • Successfully complete and maintain any required safety certification and testing on an annual basis.

 

Safety:

  • Herzog is nationally recognized for its excellent corporate safety record which results from all employees at all levels, in all positions adhering to established policies and procedures. Reporting any and all safety violations to your immediate supervisor is a prerequisite for continued employment. Safety diligence by all results in a safe work environment for all. 

 

Benefits:

  • Herzog offers a robust benefits package including medical and dental coverage. The plans are specific to projects and locations.

 

If you are interested in applying for this position click the Apply button below.

 

It is the policy of Herzog Transit Services, Inc. to provide equal opportunity in employment for all qualified individuals regardless of race, color, religion, ethnicity, national origin, ancestry, disability, medical condition, age, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, military status, veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by law.