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Dispatcher, Ready-Mix Concrete

TNT Materials
Job Description
Come work and live in Truckee! Join the premiere ready-mix concrete company in Northern California. At Truckee North Tahoe Materials (TNT Materials), we pride ourselves on providing an excellent product, safely and efficiently, with a highly qualified team of committed employees. The Dispatcher position is a full-time job, with standard 50-55 hour weeks from approximately April 15 through November 15, each year, and 40 hour weeks through the winter. This position has the opportunity to be seasonal & enjoy winters off to play the snow sports our Truckee/Tahoe region is well known for. Under the direction of the General Manager, this candidate is a vital team player in executing our commitment to excellent quality and customer service.
BENEFITS OF EMPLOYMENT WITH TNT:
*Competitive Salary
*Medical and Dental insurance
*Life insurance
*Company 401K program and profit sharing plan
*Paid vacation days
*Paid holidays
*Tahoe lifestyle
ESSENTIAL DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:
*Receive, record, input and schedule daily orders via centralized Command Alkon computer dispatch system.
*Schedule and dispatch approximately 18-23 drivers to job sites and for materials transport in a fast-paced environment that requires strong multitasking abilities.
*Use and understand electronic log software and truck GPS system to ensure drivers compliance with safe driving practices and D.O.T. hours of service requirements.
*Correctly read maps and give clear and correct directions to drivers.
*Make professional decisions based on a constant changing delivery schedule and negotiate delivery times with customer.
*Coordinate with drivers, managers, other operational personnel, quality control and office personnel to ensure service and delivery of ready-mix concrete in an efficient and cost-effective manner. (AKA, delivering the correct concrete to the correct jobs, safely, efficiently and with a smile).
*Process COD transactions, including pricing and credit card charges.
*Willing to learn how to batch concrete.
 
QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
Prefer, 1-3   year experience dispatching in a ready-mix concrete position
Understanding of ready-mix concrete construction related issues.
Understanding of logistics and scheduling.
Superior telephone and customer service skills in a heavy call, multi-line environment.
Maintain a professional and calm attitude in demanding fast-paced situations while multi-tasking.
Excellent interpersonal, communication and problem-solving skills.
Computer operation competency.
Excellent organizational skills.
Ability to learn the geographical area.
Willing to work non-traditional schedule.
Bilingual Spanish/English a plus, but not a necessity.
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