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Concrete Shipper/Dispatcher (Ready Mix)- Orlando, FL

Orlando, FL, US, 32819

Preferred Materials - Concrete



Job ID:  225760


Preferred Materials – Concrete Division, part of CRH South 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.


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 concerning servicing and scheduling delivery to meet customer demands and optimize capabilities.
  • Works in an office environment receiving hundreds of calls and concrete orders per day.
  • Schedules orders at appropriate times.
  • Enters orders into the computer with a high degree of accuracy and efficiency.


The ideal candidate is required to be customer focused, with excellent phone and computer skills. Ability to react quickly to changing schedules and make adjustments to keep fleet moving.

Bilingual in English/Spanish is a plus.


Qualifications (Education/Experience) and Required Skills:

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

Ready Mix experience highly desirable and preferred.

Bilingual - English and Spanish (Preferred but not required). 

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

Good computer/data entry skills

Microsoft Word and Excel applications experience and use

Must be able to work a flexible schedule with long hours, occasionally requiring early morning or late night work and some Saturdays.

What CRH Americas 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 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.


CRH Americas 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 Americas family!


Preferred Materials – Concrete Division is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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


Date Posted: 

Nearest Major Market: Orlando

Job Segment: Transportation, Shipping and Receiving, Construction, Dispatcher, Engineer, Operations, Engineering