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Dispatcher/Yard Foreman - Avon, CT

Location: 

Avon, CT, US, 06001

Company:  Precast Products East

 

 

Job ID:  148092

Non-Exempt

 

Oldcastle Infrastructure, a CRH company, is the leading manufacturer of precast concrete, polymer concrete, and plastic products in the United States. Our products range from utility vaults, reinforced concrete pipe, catch basins, drainage and septic tanks, to retaining walls, storm shelters, wall panels, concrete barriers, a variety of prestressed concrete products and more.   With more than 80 locations nationwide and 3,000 plus employees, Oldcastle Infrastructure is committed to upholding core values of reliability, quality, and service in cutting edge ways.

 

 

Job Summary
 

This position is responsible for the dispatch function, coordinating with the sales department, shipping, receiving, customer, delivery truck services and the logistics operations.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Inspect all loads as a last and final check
  • Assist the Transportation Manager in performing all tasks necessary to ensure that all vehicles and drivers are safe and in compliance with all legal and regulatory agencies
  • Verify specials
  • Receive/verify incoming materials for facility
  • Serve as the will call expediter
  • Maintain the yard in an orderly fashion
  • Schedule workload
  • Work closely with the production to the team to determine items ready for delivery
  • Coordinate daily delivery schedules based on sale’s request for product and product availability
  • Operating heavy equipment as needed
  • Other duties may be assigned as needed

 

Qualifications
 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of the job.

 

Requirements/Skills

 

  • High school diploma / equivalent
  • Must have experience in the field or a related area, at least 3 years is preferred
  • Must have forklift experience
  • Computer skills such as Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Ability to work under limited supervision
  • Occasional overtime is required

 

Physical Requirements

 

  • Lifting may be required with assistance provided if needed

 

 

What CRH Americas Offers You

 

  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

 

About CRH Americas

 

CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

Oldcastle Infrastructure, a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!

 

CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

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