Dispatcher - Ready Mixed Concrete

Description:

Knight's Redi-Mix is seeking an experienced, energetic, and dynamic Dispatcher to join our growing team. This position will support our Richmond Hill and Savannah plants.

  • Complete dispatching and delivery documentation and reports. Forward all orders and sales information as required.
  • Receive, record, and dispatch orders. Directly enter orders into system with absolute accuracy.
  • Determine travel times to jobs and identify best plant location scenarios.
  • Verify specification compliance of all dispatched orders.
  • Must know or learn and understand complex mix code designs, admixtures, and additional charges and their proper applications.
  • Communicate professionally and clearly with order entry, drivers, production supervisors, sales representatives, and customers to maximize service and production and delivery efficiency.
  • Assist order entry with the accurate assignment of orders to ensure correct mixes and maximize delivery efficiency.
  • Answer routine questions from customers concerning delivery times.
  • Perform other duties as needed.
. Requirements:

Minimum Requirements:

  • High school diploma required; Associate's degree preferred.
  • Working computer knowledge; including applicable Microsoft software.
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills.
  • Must be able to handle multiple task in a fast paced environment.
  • Working knowledge of the Savannah, GA metropolitan and surrounding geographical areas.
  • Ability to understand, interpret, and use construction specifications and concrete mix designs.
  • General knowledge of the properties, characteristics, and performance of concrete mixes, its components, additives, and raw materials preferred.
  • Proficiency in reading, understanding, speaking, writing, and using the English language.
  • Ability to accurately perform basic mathematical functions including adding, subtracting, multiplication, division, percentage computations and basic area and volume computations using fractions, decimal equivalents or whole numbers, and basic area, volume, unit weight, and total weight computations.
  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Ability to accept and follow direction as provided by managers, and ask questions when needed.
  • Able and willing to work overtime and varying shifts including early mornings, late afternoons, and Saturdays.
  • Must be familiar with DOT rules and regulations.

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to sit and stand for long periods of time.
  • Ability to perform direct keyboard entry operations for long, extended periods of time.

Equal Opportunity Employer / Drug Free Workplace

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Posted
04/21/2021
Type
Full time
Salary Range
$37,000.00 - 74,000.00
per Year
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Location
Savannah, GA 31415, US