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Fort Dodge Asphalt Co. Dispatcher and Aggregate Sales in Fort Dodge, Iowa

Fort Dodge Asphalt Co.

Dispatcher and Aggregate Sales Fort Dodge, IA 50501

COMPANY OVERVIEW

Fort Dodge Asphalt, headquartered in Fort Dodge, IA, is a family-owned asphalt paving, paving maintenance, and aggregate supplier. Our projects are diverse, ranging from state and local roadways, business parking lots, and residential driveways. The foundation of our business is our employees and their diverse backgrounds, experience, and education. Our entrepreneurial culture thrives on this diverse mix of abilities – allowing us to create innovative solutions while opening doors in new and emerging markets. We want everyone on our tight-knit team to play an active role in growing our business, and we encourage our people to share their ideas and help shape our future. While we strive to be the best, we do it with an attitude that is humble, accessible, and down-to-earth. We do not ask you to “fit in” to our culture. We invite you to add to it. Our reputation for ethical behavior enables us to attract and retain the best talent and loyal customers Central Iowa has to offer. To learn about our team, visit us at: www.fortdodgeasphalt.com.

POSITION SUMMARY

Dispatcher and Aggregate Sales position is available at our plant in Fort Dodge, IA. This position will provide support to our Asphalt Paving and Pavement Maintenance divisions through the coordination and scheduling of our internal fleet of dump trucks, as well as external trucks when required, to deliver asphalt and aggregate materials to our projects. When available, our dump trucks will be dispatched to for-hire projects in and around the Fort Dodge area. This position will also be responsible for aggregate sales and deliveries from our pit to customers and contractors. Seeking a highly organized, energetic, detail-oriented individual who enjoys interacting with staff and clients performing a variety of tasks. Responsibilities include:

  • Communicate with Division Managers for trucking requirements daily

  • Communicate with dump truck drivers for scheduled deliveries and daily duties.

  • Dispatch and schedule dump trucks

  • Receive and schedule customer orders

  • Coordinate with the Shop Manager on preventative and non-scheduled maintenance for dump truck fleet

  • Work with team to monitor Driver Qualification Files, driver logs, and updating Encompass (JJ Keller) to verify all documentation

  • Review and approve driver timecards and logs

  • Cost Controls and data entry for aggregate sales including but not limited to entering and billing sales within the cost control system

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Previous truck dispatching experience preferred

  • High level of detail orientation and multitask

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills

  • Able to work independently and interact with all levels of personnel

BENEFITS

  • Competitive compensation

  • Medical benefits – employees can choose from two different plan options including pharmacy, with a Health Care Flexible Spending Account (FSA). Your contributions are made on a pre-tax basis

  • Voluntary benefits include: Dental, Vision, and Life/AD&D coverage

  • Our retirement plan offers the opportunity for employees to make pre-tax contributions, as well as employer match

  • Paid vacation

  • Paid holidays

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