Dispatcher Clerk

Schedule work for train crew or individual workers and keep time records.
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Quick Stats


Salary Range
$26,000 – $66,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor


What do Dispatcher Clerks do?

Schedules work for train crew or individual workers and keeps time records: Enters names of workers on assignment sheet for each trip on basis of seniority. Notifies workers of assignment, establishes availability, and assigns replacement crew when needed. Keeps record of departure and return of crew or worker for each trip, recording total time worked, and number of miles covered, using calculator.


Should I be a Dispatcher Clerk?

You should have a certificate degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Ready for a Challenge: You jump into new projects with initiative and drive.

  • Also known as: Flight-Operations-Dispatch Clerk, Material Dispatcher, Order Dispatcher, Production Dispatcher

    How to become a Dispatcher Clerk

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