Dispatcher Jobs in Des Moines, IA

Search Dispatcher Jobs

1-5 of 5 Jobs
Des Moines Area Community College - Des Moines, IA
Weigh mail and apply postage and dispatch all outgoing mail. Deliver and pick up mail from Ankeny campus.USPS Shipping duties....
4 hours ago
Old Dominion Freight Line Inc - Ankeny, IA (8 miles from Des Moines, IA)
Closely works with the Operations Manager/Assistant SC Manager, Central Dispatch, and/or Service Center Manager to ensure alignment in meeting daily/weekly/monthly and yearly business objectives....
3 days ago
Dignity Health - Des Moines, IA
Assists in orienting new dispatchers and flight team members to responsibilities in the dispatch center. Coordinates all IV requests from the floor as needed....
9 days ago
UnityPoint Health - Des Moines, IA
Also working knowledge of priority dispatching; of emergency systems and associated paperwork. Qualifications Dispatch experience preferred....
45+ days ago
Barr-Nunn Transportation - Granger, IA (15 miles from Des Moines, IA)
Main Job Responsibilities Field incoming calls from drivers and relay information as may be required to include load requirements to drivers. If these calls require communication with other work...
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Des Moines, IA

Moving to Des Moines, IA? Find some basic demographic data about Des Moines, IA below.


Dispatcher Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Freight Dispatcher Training
According to the statistics of the American Truck Drivers Association, about 9 million people are involved in the field of CARGO transportation, of which 3.5 million are drivers, who annually...

Freight Dispatcher Training [Part 2]
Problem-solving [Part 2] of semi-truck dispatching. Part 1 and Part 3 are available as separate courses and are suggested for full successful training.In Part 2 the student will learn what to do...

Truck Dispatch Training for Beginners
DescriptionThis course is a beginner friendly truck dispatching course on Udemy!It teaches you all you need to know at the beginning phases of starting out either as an independent truck...

Salary for Dispatcher Jobs in Des Moines, IA

This is the average annual salary for Dispatcher jobs in Des Moines, IA as reported by the BLS.


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dispatcher positions.

Highest Education Level

Dispatchers in Des Moines, IA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (37.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.3%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (14.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (14.1%)
  • Master's Degree (5.6%)
  • Some College (3.2%)
  • Some High School (1.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.5%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Dispatchers in Des Moines, IA
  • Less than 1 year (33.8%)
  • None (27.7%)
  • 1-2 years (13.7%)
  • 2-4 years (13.4%)
  • 4-6 years (5.5%)
  • 8-10 years (3.6%)
  • 6-8 years (1.9%)
  • 10+ years (0.3%)

Other Titles

Here are some other career titles that require similar skills

Dispatcher Related Career Advice Articles

Everything You Need to Know to Begin Your Logistics Career Path

Considering a career in logistics? Find out how to find logistics jobs you’ll love and get your logistics career path started on the right foot.