Lehigh Hanson Dispatcher in Nedrow, New York
Line Of Business: RMC (Ready-Mix Concrete)
Primary Location: Nedrow-NY
The Role and the Company
Lehigh Hanson is North America’s leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mix concrete, and asphalt. We have hundreds of plants and thousands of employees working across the United States and Canada. We are also part of Heidelberg Cement Group, one of the world’s largest building materials companies.
The Dispatcher role is based in Nedrow, NY and reports directly to the Dispatch Manager.
What you’ll get to do
Day-to-day dispatching of up to 45 ready mix trucks from 9 concrete plants
Ensure quality product and timely deliveries to our customers with while focusing upon the company’s financial and productivity objectives
Assist in responding to sales and customer requests, while enhancing customer satisfactionand public relations while fulfilling duties of the job
Assist in implementing the company’s value-added product strategy
Provide on-job customer support and directing of drivers, as well as miscellaneous projects and assignments
Essential Experience and Skills
Highly computer literate, proficient with MS Office, databases, and Kronos Timekeeper
Experience in resolving problems and dealing with difficult situations
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Demonstrated ability to be self-directed, with minimal supervision
Track record of continuous improvement
Punctuality, attendance, and dependability is absolutely essential in this role, with the ability and motivation to work some Saturdays
Preferred Experience and Skills
Associated degree or greater education
Sales or customer focused experience
Ready Mix concrete businessor related industry experience a big plus
Knowledge of Command Data System, Trimble, and Tracer Net Truck Tracking not required, but very helpful
- Role operates primarily a professional office environment, but requires conducting business at manufacturing locations and job sites where the conditions include moving mechanical equipment, inclement weather, heat, humidity, and elevated noise levels
What we have to offer
Competitive base salary and participation in our annual incentive plan
Highly competitive benefits programs
401k retirement savings plan with an automatic company contribution as well as matching contributions
Lehigh Hanson is a drug free workplace.
External candidates must be able to work in the USA without sponsorship.
Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled