Lehigh Hanson Dispatcher in Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
Line Of Business: Aggregates
Primary Location: Stroudsburg-PA
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 bridgesthat 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 relatedconstruction 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 andlocations across North America, there are opportunities to explore different roles and work on a variety of exciting andinteresting 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
As a Dispatcher you will be part of a dynamic team that works to ensure proper scheduling of aggregate and hot mix trucks for construction activities. You will be able to put your organization and multi-tasking to use as you schedule deliveries for sales, answer phones, and be a point of contact for multiple aspects of the business.
Assign truck to operations and locations continuously throughout the day
Secure sufficient number of hired trucks from truck brokers to meet demand
Receive project information and trucking tasks from sales representatives, project management, and project supervisors
Data entry of trucking times sheets into JWS
Schedules orders to ensure efficient and cost effective movement of trucks and materials including back hauls
Provide daily and weekly truck schedules for current and upcoming work
Liaison with brokers for trucks, email schedules to all construction, sales, quarry and plant personnel.
Re-arrange schedule continuously to accommodate cancellations, quantity changes, and must have orders, this could include off hours outside the regular schedule
Create drivers tape by recording drivers name, start time, plant location and product to load
Communicate and coordinate between Foreman, Project Managers, Sales Representatives, and Plant Personnel
Develop new truck brokers for use in the off season
Supports our Stroudsburg, Lake Ariel and Nazareth locations. May need to travel to sites on occasion
Perform clerical duties as needed
Perform other duties and assignments as required
This position will be based at Stroudsburg, PA.
HERE’S WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR
High school diploma or GED
Preferred 3-4 years of experience in Construction or Dispatching
Computer literate; windows environment with excel experience
Ability to utilize creative problem solving
Excellent customer service abilities
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.
External candidates must be able to work in the USA without sponsorship.
Lehigh Hanson is a drug free workplace.
Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled