Lehigh Hanson Dispatcher - Cement Terminals in Port Everglades, Florida
Line Of Business: Cement Sales
Primary Location: Port Everglades-FL
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 2 qualified Cement Terminal Dispatchers located in Port Everglades FL.
The Cement Terminal Dispatcher will work in a centralized dispatch environment, and will be responsible for managing the flow and schedule of cement orders in a multi-state area. This will include the logistics for shipping cement products by truck, rail and when required trans loading.
The dispatcher will be responsible for the dispatching needs of 7 cement terminals, auxiliary cement transfer loading sites, and the cement stage yard locations.
This opportunity is perfect for the heavy industrial professional who is looking to grow their career with an industry leader!
The efficient movement of trucks between assigned Terminals 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 product, travel times, correct order dares/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.
Communicate in an effective manner with all terminal, plant and operations personnel to ensure that the assigned shipping area has the proper resources, personnel, and trucks available to provide superior customer service.
The Dispatcher is a fully experienced individual who understands the value of planning and processes and takes a disciplined approach to execution.
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.
Handle all rail shipments & work with staging yards.
HERE’S WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR
Five years of experience in a customer service or dispatch environment.
Ability to work fluctuating hours in accordance with customer needs.
Excellent communication skills.
Familiarity with SAP is a plus.
Excel, Outlook and Word experience.
Must be a multi tasker.
Must be able to answer heavy call volume.
Bilingual is a plus (Spanish).
BRING YOUR HUMBLE OVERACHIEVER ATTITUDE AND LET’S ELEVATE OUR COMPANY EVEN HIGHER!
At Lehigh Hanson, we care a great deal about your health which is why there is no waiting period to participate in highly competitive medical, dental, vision, and life insurance programs. In addition, we offer a 401(k) retirement savings plan with an automatic company contribution as well as matching contributions.
Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled