Dispatcher

Location: Midland/Osessa, Texas
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Position Summary

The Dispatcher is responsible for the daily coordination and scheduling of all cranes, operators, riggers, and drivers according to our customers’ expectations.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Schedule cranes and operators for daily & long-term projects, as needed, using the visual dispatch system
  • Maximize utilization and efficiency of equipment and labor pool based on availability for profitability
  • Minimize labor related overtime by aggressive and proactive scheduling practices
  • Ensure that proper job tickets are submitted by the operators on a daily basis
  • Prepare crane load-outs and accompanying trucking needs prior to crane departures
  • Communicate with sales team daily regarding job related concerns for maximum performance and results
  • Communicate and interact actively with operations manager for maximum efficiency with labor force and in-house operation requirements
  • Communicate with service department to ensure proper scheduling for repairs & maintenance of all equipment
  • Communicate with management as necessary regarding input which may increase productivity and efficiency
  • Represent Allegiance Crane with professionalism and dignity in all communication(s) with customers
  • Regular communication in person with other staff members in the office.

Requirements

  • Min 2 years experience in a dispatch role
  • Crane & Rigging experience helpful
  • Intermediate computer skills (visual dispatch knowledge & experience helpful)
  • Thorough knowledge of OSHA, DOT, and EPA laws and regulations required
  • Prior experience managing injuries
  • Effective communication skills, both written and oral
  • Proactive approach to problem solving
  • Some weekend work required

 

Physical Requirements

Regularly required to sit, stand, reach, bend, and move about office and yard.  Must be able to walk safely on uneven or unpaved surfaces.  Will sit at a computer and desk for extended lengths of time.  Must be able to lift up to 20 lb.  May be exposed to noise, heat, dust, and fumes around facilities and job sites.  Must be able to drive a vehicle for local travel to job sites, if needed.  Must be able to communicate over the phone regularly throughout the day, and after-hours as needed.

Online Application Form

We are an equal opportunity employer. We employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, citizenship, disability, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. Applicants who require reasonable accommodation regarding an interview and/or the employment process should make their request known to the Company.