Job Information

Lehigh Hanson Dispatcher in Vancouver, British Columbia

AutoReqId: 13518BR

Line Of Business: Concrete

Department: Distribution

Primary Location: Vancouver-BC

Pay Class: Salaried Non-Exempt

Job Posting:

Concrete Dispatcher:

Benefits, Pension, Great Work Culture.

Location: 8955 Shaughnessy Street, Vancouver (Transit accessible, Free on-site parking)

The Role

Lehigh Hanson is North America’s leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mix concrete, and asphalt. We have hundreds of plants and thousands of employees working across the United States and Canada. We are also part of Heidelberg Cement Group, one of the world’s largest building materials companies.

Ocean Concrete, a division of Lehigh Hanson Materials Limited, is looking for a Dispatcher to be based in Vancouver, BC . Reporting to the Lower Mainland Dispatch Superintendent, this position is responsible for the dispatching of Ocean’s ready mix concrete drivers. The Dispatcher plays an integral role in providing superior customer service while maintaining an emphasis on product quality and costs. This position will have a tremendous impact on the day to day operations of our business. If you are an efficient multitasker who loves a good challenge, we want to hear from you!

What you’ll get to do

  • Day-to-day dispatching of up to 80 ready mix trucks from 10 concrete plants

  • Interact with customers and satisfy requests for information and changes in shipping requirements

  • Monitor all aspects of concrete delivery and supply

  • Interact with all concrete division staff on dispatch related matters

  • Provide leadership to ready mix truck drivers

Essential Experience and Skills

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience dispatching

  • Must be willing to work flex hours including Saturdays.

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment

  • Familiar with WCB/Employment Standards/Ministry of Transport policies and regulations is an asset

Work Environment

Role operates in a office setting.

What we have to offer

  • Competitive base salary

  • Highly competitive benefits programs

  • Pension plan with an automatic company contribution as well as matching contributions and RRSP options

  • Lehigh Hanson is a drug free workplace