Lehigh Hanson Dispatcher (Temporary) Calgary Concrete in Calgary, Alberta
Line Of Business: Concrete
Primary Location: Calgary-AB
The Company and the Role
Lehigh Hanson is one of the largest construction materials companies in North America with more than 550 active operations in the U.S. and Canada. Our core activities include the production and distribution of cement and aggregates, the two essential raw materials in concrete. Lehigh Hanson companies also produce ready-mixed concrete, asphalt, and other concrete products.
Lehigh Hanson is part of the HeidelbergCement Group, a global leader in aggregates, cement, concrete, and other downstream activities. The Group employs over 60,000 people at more than 3,000 locations in 60 countries.
Inland Concrete a division of Lehigh Hanson Materials Limited is looking for a qualified Temporary Dispatcher for the Calgary operations. Reporting to the Transportation Supervisor, this position will focus on efficient and effective trucking dispatch. This role will also provide front line service and order taking as well as assisting batch plants to increase productivity.
This is a temporary position that will be required for 18 months.
What you will get to do:
Monitor and control dispatch and movement of trucks and drivers.
Responsible for the efficient distribution of concrete and maximization of load sizes.
Prioritize customers to provide superior service.
Receive customer orders and schedule deliveries to ensure customer satisfaction and transportation efficiencies
Schedule trucks as required to meet customer orders while maintaining an efficient operation.
Who we are looking for:
Post-Secondary education preferred: certification, diploma or degree.
Minimum of 3 years of demonstrated customer service experience.
Ready mix and/or construction building materials sector experience would be beneficial.
Knowledge of the Calgary & surrounding areas
Advanced communication skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks.
Strong computer skills.
A strong team orientated personality who gets along well with people.Applicants must be currently authorized to work in Canada on a full-time basis.HP123CAIND321#LI-MG1