Route Planner


Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain

Advert ID



Des Moines

Job Type




Salary Range

40000.0 - 45000.0 YEARLY

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Des Moines, IA - Professional - (USA) 1719 Grand Avenue (Professional) IA Des Moines , IA - 50309 Phone : 515-288-6745



Job Description

Are you an experienced Route Planner who is looking for your next career opportunity? Do you have previous experience in Logistics/Supply Chain Management? A Manpower client has an immediate need for a Route Planner in the Des Moines metro.

What’s in it for you?
•Temporary, Contract-to-hire or Direct-hire for the right candidate
•Convenience of daytime hours
•Work/life balance
•Option for overtime

•Dispatch delivery routes to insure they are delivered safely, geographically, efficiently and comply with all federal regulation and internal policies.
•Communicate with Sales and Operations involving any special orders or requests and keep the Warehouse supplied with routes to build.
•Maintain Roadnet and SAP programs with current and accurate customer information.
•Insure all reports are completed and copied to Branch Manager, Operations Manager, Area Sales Manager and Operations Supervisors by the end of each shift.

•Previous experience in Logistics/Supply Chain Management using Transportation Management Software.
•Ability to pick up new software programs quickly; previous experience with UPS Logistics is preferred.
•2+ years of experience in Microsoft Office with a proficiency in Excel.
•Ability to communicate via phone and email in a timely and professional manner.