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Concrete Order Taker/Dispatcher (Ready Mix) - Orlando, FL

Orlando, FL, US, 32819

Preferred Materials - Concrete

 

Job ID:  149118

 

Preferred Materials – Concrete Division, part of Oldcastle Materials Southeast Division, is a leading supplier of ready mix concrete, concrete block, rebar and building materials in the state of Florida, providing the highest product quality and service in the construction industry. With headquarters in Bonita Springs, Florida, and operations in five key Florida markets, Preferred Materials provides municipalities, developers, architects, engineers, contractors, builders and suppliers a wide variety of construction materials and products. Our employees make Preferred Materials a great place to work. We promote a strong safety culture, where employees take responsibility for their own safety.

Job ID: 134522

Preferred Materials – Concrete Division, part of Oldcastle Materials Southeast Division, is a leading supplier of ready mix concrete, concrete block, rebar and building materials in the state of Florida, providing the highest product quality and service in the construction industry. With headquarters in Bonita Springs, Florida, and operations in five key Florida markets, Preferred Materials provides municipalities, developers, architects, engineers, contractors, builders, and suppliers a wide variety of construction materials and products. Our employees make Preferred Materials a great place to work. We promote a strong safety culture, where employees take responsibility for their safety.

Established in 2007, Preferred Materials is a supplier of ready mix concrete, concrete block, aggregates and other building materials in Florida. While we may be new to the neighborhood, our employees have extensive experience in the industry. We operate with an intensely local focus. For our customers, this means doing business how you prefer – with local leadership making local decisions. This also means better service, better quality products, and a lot less bureaucracy.Are you a Ready Mix Dispatch professional looking for a change?

The Dispatcher is responsible for managing the daily customer service and dispatch functions for the ready-mix plants.

The focus in this role is to exceed the customer and company requirements for Customer Service, Quality, and Efficiency. Manages and oversees the activities of the Customer Service and Dispatch functions concerning servicing and scheduling delivery to meet customer demands and optimize capabilities.

Works in an office environment receiving hundreds of calls and concrete orders per day needing to be scheduled at appropriate times. Orders are entered into the computer and must be done with a high degree of accuracy and efficiency. The ideal candidate is required to be customer focused, with excellent phone and computer skills. Ability to react quickly to changing schedules and make adjustments to keep fleet moving.

Qualifications (Education/Experience) and Required Skills:

Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent experience in engineering, management or plant operations required, also, 3 to 5 years prior experience managing people in customer service, dispatch, production, equipment, maintenance and quality control.

Ready Mix experience highly desirable and preferred.

Demonstrated ability to train, motivate and lead employees.

Ability to present facts and recommendations effectively in oral and written form.

Strong interpersonal and organizational skills

Good communication and motivational skills

Must be able to work well under pressure.

Experience using Command software, preferred

Good computer/data entry skills

Microsoft Word and Excel applications experience and use

Must be able to work a flexible schedule with long hours, occasionally requiring early morning or late night work and some Saturdays.

What Preferred Materials offers you

Highly competitive base pay

A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion; About Preferred Materials, Inc. Preferred Materials, Inc. (an Oldcastle Company) strives to provide the highest product quality and service in the construction industry. The company was formed in 2007 through the acquisition of multiple Florida plants specializing in ready-mixed concrete, concrete block, and building materials. With headquarters in Bonita Springs and operations in five key Florida markets, Preferred Materials provides municipalities, developers, architects, engineers, contractors, builders, and suppliers a wide variety of construction materials and products. From groundbreaking to ribbon cutting, Preferred Materials is Florida’s one-stop source for choosing the right construction products for efficient and cost-effective production. Website: www.preferredmaterials.com.About Oldcastle, Oldcastle Materials is the leading vertically integrated supplier of aggregates, asphalt, ready mixed concrete and paving services with 1400 locations nationwide. From coast to coast, Oldcastle Materials delivers quality, dependable results to customers ranging from federal agencies to small construction companies. Our culture is exceptional as well. Our most valued asset is our people, and Talent Management is an ongoing process that helps us to identify, develop and leverage more than 18,000 employees. Whether we’re safely paving miles of interstate, building two thousand-foot-long bridges or building roads in national parks, Oldcastle Materials’ continued investment in people, performance, and communities has positioned us as an industry leader.Oldcastle 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 Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.Preferred Material 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 use now, you will be brought to our career site. Please take 10 minutes to 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 expanding your career with Preferred Materials!We are an Equal Employment Opportunity employer

What Oldcastle Offers You

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

About Oldcastle

Oldcastle 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 Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

Oldcastle Materials South Division is a part of Oldcastle Materials, Inc., the third-largest aggregates and ready mixed concrete producer, and the number one asphalt producer in the United States. The South Division consists of three regions: Appalachian Materials, Midsouth Materials & Preferred Materials. The Preferred Materials Region includes; Preferred Materials Asphalt & Construction, Preferred Materials Concrete & Building Products, and Conrad Yelvington Distributors.

Oldcastle 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! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the Oldcastle family!

Follow Oldcastle Careers on LinkedIn and WordPress (Career Blog), Pinterest, Google+, Instagram, Twitter, Facebook!

Oldcastle Materials, Southeast Division is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link.

Oldcastle Materials, Southeast Divisions is part of the Oldcastlecareers™ network.

 

 

What Oldcastle 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 Oldcastle

Oldcastle 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 Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

Oldcastle Materials South Division is a part of Oldcastle Materials, Inc., the third-largest aggregates and ready mixed concrete producer, and the number one asphalt producer in the United States.  The South Division consists of three regions:  Appalachian Materials, Midsouth Materials & Preferred Materials. The Preferred Materials Region includes; Preferred Materials Asphalt & Construction, Preferred Materials Concrete & Building Products, and Conrad Yelvington Distributors.

 

Oldcastle 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! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the Oldcastle family!

 

Follow Oldcastle Careers on LinkedIn and WordPress (Career Blog)PinterestGoogle+InstagramTwitterFacebook!

 

Oldcastle Materials, Southeast Division is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link

Oldcastle Materials, Southeast Divisions is part of the Oldcastlecareers™ network.

 

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Date Posted:  May 08, 2019


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