Dispatcher – Temporary (Seasonal)

Lehigh Hanson - Edmonton, AB (30+ days ago)

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Inland Concrete a division of Lehigh Hanson Materials Limited is seeking a temporary seasonal Dispatcher for the Edmonton operations. Reporting to the Dispatch Supervisor, this position will focus on efficient and effective trucking dispatch. This role will also provide front line service and order taking, as well as assisting batch plants to increase productivity.

This is a temporary position with an estimated term end date of November 1, 2019.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES AND TASKS:
Monitor and control dispatch and movement of trucks and drivers.
Responsible for the efficient distribution of concrete and maximization of load sizes.
Prioritize customers to provide superior service.
Receive customer orders and schedule deliveries to ensure customer satisfaction and transportation efficiencies
Schedule trucks as required to meet customer orders while maintaining an efficient operation

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Post-Secondary education preferred: certification, diploma or degree.
Minimum of 3 years of demonstrated customer service experience.
Ready mix and/or construction building materials sector experience would be beneficial.
Knowledge of the Edmonton & surrounding areas
Advanced communication skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks.
Strong computer skills.
A strong team orientated personality who gets along well with people
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