OldCastle Dispatcher (Ready Mix) - Panama City, FL in Panama City, Florida

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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.

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 intense 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 with respect to servicing and scheduling delivery to meet customer demands and optimize capabilities.

Qualifications (Education/Experience) and Required Skills:

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

Microsoft Word and Excel applications experience and use.

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’s Southeast Division Companies include; Preferred Materials – Asphalt & Concrete, Conrad Yelvington Distributors, and Midsouth Paving & Aggregates.

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

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