Dispatcher - Harrah, OK at Oldcastle APG Inc

Posted in Admin - Clerical 7 days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Harrah, Oklahoma





Job Description:

 

Job ID:  148139

Lawn & Garden, a Division of Oldcastle APG, a CRH company, is one of the largest manufacturers of bagged and bulk decorative mulch, soil, stone, and limestone products in the nation with over 40 production facilities.  We take pride in serving a diverse group of customers including independent garden centers, mass retailers, landscapers, contractors, and homeowners.

Summary

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

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

 


  • Prepare delivery tickets and related shipping documents 

  • Plan effective delivery routes and assign drivers for scheduled deliveries

  • Work closely with customer service to understand the product availability and logistic issues of specific projects

  • Check and review all orders assigned before they are shipped against delivery tickets

  • Coordinate deliveries with company truck drivers and external trucking companies to ensure timely delivery of materials to customers

  • Work closely with independent truck drivers to ensure pick-up and delivery times, load weight compliance and secure loads

  • Prepare and review loading/unloading, daily shipping reports and delivery logs

  • Perform other related duties as assigned

  • 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 GED, or equivalent experience in related function

  • At least 1-year of related experience

  • Knowledge of DOT regulations

  • Computer skills in Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook

  • Excellent Mathematical and communication skills

Physical Requirements


  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to speak or hear

  • The employee will be required to sit for extended periods of time 

  • The employee may frequently stand on their feet

  • The employee must have the ability to lift and/or move up to 65 lbs. from the ground level. The need to lift over 65lbs may arise from time to time – should this be the case, employees should engage in team lifting and/or use the provided equipment to safely lift

  • The employee must have the capability to perform physical activities that require considerable use of arms, legs, and your whole body – bending, crouching, climbing - using steps and ladders, pushing pulling, stooping and reaching

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.

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

CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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