Relief Dispatcher - Council Bluffs, IA - Internal Applicants Only

Council Bluffs, IA, US, 51501

Ready Mixed Concrete Co.

 

 

Job ID:  496117

 

Ready Mixed Concrete Co., A CRH Company, has been the premiere concrete supplier in the Omaha-Council Bluffs metro area since 1929. With state-of-the-art production and delivery, Ready Mixed supplies all types of projects from highly technical commercial construction and high-volume paving to residential projects.  

 

Position Overview

This is an internal only position for current CDL A or B Drivers who will serve as a back-up/relief dispatcher. Receives and enters orders for ready-mixed concrete by performing the following duties.   

 

Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

  • Receives calls from customers and guides the customer through the ordering process.
  • Establishes delivery times according to factors such as truck capacities, distances to delivery site, and fleet availability.
  • Enters the order into the computer.
  • Places orders at the appropriate locations determined by jobsite location and plant availability.
  • Advises customer on mix to use for specific application (i.e. footing, walls, flat work, etc.).
  • Monitors equipment locations and utilization to coordinate service and schedules.
  • Handles all calls in a professional and helpful manner.
  • Other duties as assigned

 

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, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made when appropriate to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Education and/or Experience

  • High School diploma or general education degree (GED)
  • Class A or B Commerical Driver's License (CDL)

 

Work Requirements

  • Must be 18 years in age or older.
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check.
  • Must possess a valid Medical Card as per DOT requirements.
  • Report to the plant dressed appropriately and ready to begin work at the designated start time.
  • Strict adherence to safety requirements and procedures as outlined in the Employee Handbook.
  • Willingness to work independently within a team environment and assist the team with other duties as required

 
Physical Requirements
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made when appropriate to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and talk or hear. 
 
Work Environment
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to outside weather conditions.  The employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts.  The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, toxic or caustic chemicals, extreme cold, and extreme heat. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
 

 

What CRH Offers You

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

 

 

About CRH

CRH has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of hundreds of family businesses, regional companies and large enterprises that together form the CRH family. CRH operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of large international organization.

 

If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!

 

Ready Mixed Concrete Co., a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

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

 

 

 

Date:  May 14, 2024


Nearest Major Market: Omaha
Nearest Secondary Market: Council Bluffs

Job Segment: Transportation, Dispatcher, Operations