Job Information

Heidelberg Materials US, Inc. Dispatcher- Ready Mix in Tyrone, Georgia

AutoReqId: 19941BR

Pay Class: Salaried Non-Exempt

Minimum Pay Rate: $40,570.00

Maximum Pay Rate: $51,220.00

Department: Distribution

Line of Business: RMC (Ready-Mix Concrete)

Position Type: Full-Time

Job Posting:

The Role and the Company

Heidelberg Materials is seeking a Dispatcher to join our team in the Tyrone, GA rea.

Heidelberg Materials provides the materials to build our future. Our future is sustainable. Our future is digital. And it goes beyond cement, aggregates and ready-mixed concrete. Heidelberg Materials North America, previously known as Lehigh Hanson, operates more than 450 locations with approximately 9,000 employees in the U.S. and Canada.

Based in Tyrone, GA, this position supports our Ready Mix Concrete operations in Georgia.

WHAT YOU’LL GET TO DO:

Are you an efficient multi-tasker that loves a good challenge? In this position you are responsible for scheduling and managing the flow of orders and trucking logistics for a shipping area within a dispatch environment for a ready-mix concrete company.

  • 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

  • Communicate in an effective manner with all plant operations, QC & Sales 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

  • Abides by all company policies and procedures in regard 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.

  • Managing driver hours to comply with Federal Hours of Service requirements

  • Demonstrated customer service excellence

  • Ensures compliance with all health, safety and environmental regulations, and with company policies and procedures

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR:

  • High school diploma or GED required

  • Ability to work fluctuating hours in accordance with customer needs

  • Post-secondary education preferred but not required

  • Excellent communication skills

Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled