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Transportation Dispatcher

Location:  Roosevelt, UT, US, 84066
Company:  Burdick Materials

 
Job ID:  123350

 

Burdick Materials, is a member of the Oldcastle Materials Mountain Division; Our purpose, commitment to the future, and formula for growth is to champion the safety, empowerment, and development of our employees.  We strive to be The Preferred Source of quality sand, rock, landscape products, ready-mixed concrete, asphalt, paving and construction services.  We succeed as a team by embracing integrity, mutual respect, innovation, service, sustainability, and financial strength.   

 

Summary

This is a skilled position requiring the individuals to manage a variety of functions related to the trucking operations within Burdick Materials. The individual must have a good understanding of construction, paving and material distribution business as they relate to transportation. Dispatch will be responsible for observing safety practices within the team and on the job site and will monitor the daily duties of operations within the department and will advise, correct and document as needed. Position reports to the Transportation Manager.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
 

  • Prepare & direct drivers daily activities
  • Schedule delivery of product to job locations
  • Take orders from internal and external customers and ship in a timely manner
  • Must be customer service oriented, both internally and externally
  • Check and review all orders assigned before they are shipped
  • Coordinate deliveries with company truck drivers and external trucking companies to ensure timely delivery of materials to customers
  • Maintain professional demeanor in stressful conditions
  • Be able and willing to work flexible hours including overtime as job needs arise
  • Reliable attendance is essential to performance in this role
  • Responsible for a safe work environment for themselves and co-workers
  • Other duties and responsibilities related to the nature of the job may be assigned on a temporary or permanent basis 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/Education/Experience
 

  • High school diploma or equivalent or equivalent experience in related function
  • At least 1 year of related experience
  • Must be able to effectively multitask
  • Computer skills in Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook
  • Excellent mathematical and communication skills

 Physical Environment
 

  • May require additional lifting of up to 25lbs
  • Endure intermittent climbing, bending, stooping, twisting, reaching, pushing and pulling
  • Walking and standing for long periods of time

 What Oldcastle Offers You

 

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

 

 

 

What Oldcastle Offers You

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

 

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 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!

 

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Burdick Materials is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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