Transportation Manager (Dispatcher)
Denney Excavating is seeking an experienced and motivated person to join our team! The ideal candidate is a team player who can work in a busy environment. Denney Excavating owns and operates a fleet of roll-off trucks, dump trucks, and semi-tractors that service our demolition operations as well as provide dedicated contract services. The transportation manager will be expected to dispatch our trucks, as well as schedule, coordinate, and utilize subcontracted third-party hauling companies.
- Pay is experience based.
- Health and Dental Insurance.
- Paid time off.
- 401(k) Retirement plan with company match.
- Health savings account.
- Denney Excavating has been in business since 1990 and offers a stable work environment with an experienced, dedicated, and hard working team of field employees.
- The Dispatcher is responsible for supporting daily transportation operations.
- Ensure driver safety data is kept up to date per DOT standards (Physicals, Drug Screens, Logs).
- Maintain viability of the fleet equipment, ensuring normally scheduled maintenance and repair work is scheduled to be completed by our in-house maintenance team.
- Communicate with drivers, customers, and third party contract haulers directly via phone and email to confirm orders and schedule those orders in an efficient and effective manner.
- Learn and understand the strengths and weaknesses of drivers and utilize their strengths, while developing a plan to address and develop weaknesses.
- Proven working experience as a transportation manager or dispatcher.
- Experience with contracts and negotiating terms.
- Effective problem-solving techniques and the ability to handle a fluid work environment.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize.
- Desire to learn and grow as part of a collaborative team.
Denney Companies was founded in 1990 and is a premier demolition and environmental contractor focusing on servicing the Central Indiana demolition market. Our company focuses on demolition, concrete and asphalt recycling, and scrap metal. Our company strives to be first in class in our operations and approach. Denney Excavating values talented employees and has a track record of employees with greater than 10 years service with the company, and many with 15 years or more of service.