Logistics Dispatcher - Building Materials

Long Island City, NY, US

Company: 001 - NORTH DIVISION 
Location: 42-16 11th St  Long Island City, NY 11101, US

Are you ready to be part of a dynamic team that competes to be the very best every day? Beacon Building Products is looking for a talented Logistics Dispatcher to help us reach that goal by; scheduling deliveries, coordinating transfers and communicating with our amazing drivers in the most efficient way possible.

 

Beacon Building Products is one of the largest distributors of commercial and residential roofing products, complementary construction, and building materials serving the entire United States and six Canadian provinces.

 

We are incredibly proud to be an employee-first company. Be part of a company that recognizes your talents, rewards your efforts, and helps you reach your full potential. At Beacon Building Products, we have your future covered.

 

What can I expect?

• Competitive Pay

• Commission

• Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance

• Potential for Overtime

• Paid Time Off Plus Holidays

 

What will my day-to-day look like?

• Primary function: To be responsible for all delivery routes by managing and dispatching appropriate staff. Secondary function is to act as a reliable communication link between the sales team and customers.

• Schedule all deliveries daily

• Manage truck load within DOT regulations

• Maintain adherence to union contracts (where applicable)

• Maintain RTA compliance

• Maintain GPS Data

• Impart safety policies/procedures to staff

• Maintain adherence of OSHA regulations

• Plan delivery routes efficiently

• Schedule appropriate employees/vehicles for deliveries

• Maintain accurate delivery log book and review weekly

• Manage customer will-call

• Act as a conduit between the sales team and customers during deliveries

• Assist with deliveries when necessary

• Follow-up with customers to ensure satisfaction

• Performs other duties as assigned

 

What are the requirements?

• Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously

• Written and verbal communication skills

• Customer relations skills

• Ability to operate all trucks and lifts

• Time management skills

• Must have knowledge of OSHA and DOT requirements

• Knowledge of locale to facilitate well routed deliveries

• Knowledge of Allied product lines

• Computer skills

 

What will give me an edge over other applicants?

• Experience with logistics and distribution

• Experience in the building products industry is preferred

• Bi-lingual (preferred, not required)

 

 

 

Beacon Building Products is a vibrant and fast-paced environment where self-motivation, passion and resourcefulness are rewarded. We are one of the largest distributors of residential and non-residential roofing and complementary building products in North America. Beacon currently has over 550 locations in 50 US states and 6 Canadian provinces and more than 8,500 employees. We are known throughout the building supply industry for having the best team, integrity, exceptional service and quality building products.

Beacon Building Products is publicly traded on the NASDAQ stock market under the symbol BECN. In June of 2006, Beacon Roofing Supply was named to the NASDAQ Global Select Market.

Beacon's competitive advantage is our people and our value proposition is the differentiator. 

-— Christopher Harrison
Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer 


Nearest Major Market: Brooklyn
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City