Lehigh Hanson Dispatcher in Nedrow, New York
Line Of Business: RMC (Ready-Mix Concrete)
Primary Location: Nedrow-NY
WE GIVE DOWN-TO-EARTH A WHOLE NEW MEANING
We’re Lehigh Hanson. Our products build cities and towns, including stadiums that hold thousands of fans, and bridges that support millions of vehicles. We have thousands of employees across hundreds of locations in the U.S. and Canada, making us North America’s leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mixed concrete, asphalt and related construction materials.
We might be a big company, but we appreciate and encourage our people to share their ideas and help shape our future. We want every one of our people to play an active role in growing our business. With our diverse product lines and locations across North America, there are opportunities to explore different roles and work on a variety of exciting and interesting projects.
We’re a tight knit team. While we strive to be the best, we do it with an attitude that is humble, accessible and down-to-earth. We don’t ask you to “fit in” to our culture. We invite you to add to it.
HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL GET TO DO
Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Dispatcher . This position manages the flow of scheduled orders and trucking logistics for a shipping area within a central dispatch environment for a ready mix concrete company. The Dispatcher will be responsible for the dispatching needs of roughly 2 - 4 concrete plants, 35-40 trucks and 35 drivers total.
Demonstrate safe working practices and compliance with regulations.
The efficient movement of trucks between assigned plants within a shipping area while effectively communicating with other dispatchers in order to meet the needs of an entire market area.
Maintaining the proper resources to manage customer demand
Review orders in the system for proper mix design, travel times, and correct job start times, and job or customer specific needs
Communicates effectively with customers to provide up to date information in regard to the company’s ability to meet expected delivery times and service
Communicate in an effective manner with all plant and operations personnel to ensure that the assigned shipping area has the proper resources, personnel, and trucks available to provide superior customer service
Abides by all company policies and procedures in regards to the handling of drivers and equipment
Meeting customer demands through applied dispatching techniques that also fit within the guidelines of Federal Hours of Service Regulations
Represent the company as our liaison between customers and operations personnel.
Scheduling future orders in the absence of the Sr Dispatch Supervisor
Assets Fully Utilized, yard per man-hour efficiencies
Fills in as needed to cover any other position with the department
This position will be based at Nedrow, NY .
HERE’S WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR
3-5 years’ experience in a ready mix dispatch environment.
Ability to work fluctuating hours in accordance with customer needs.
Rotating Saturdays as required by business needs.
Post-secondary education preferred but not required.
Excellent communication skills.
Familiarity with Track It and Command Series dispatching software
External candidates must be able to work in the USA without sponsorship.
Lehigh Hanson is a Drug Free Workplace.
BRING YOUR HUMBLE OVERACHIEVER ATTITUDE AND LET’S ELEVATE OUR COMPANY EVEN HIGHER!
We appreciate that candidates have many questions when considering opportunities, so we want to let you know that we offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, which we like to share with candidates a little bit later in the process.
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Lehigh Hanson is a Drug Free Workplace
Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled