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Dispatch-Yard Supervisor

Company: The Building Center Inc
Location: Holly Hill
Posted on: May 15, 2022

Job Description:

The Building Center, Inc . Job Title: Dispatch/Yard Supervisor Location: Holly Hill, SC

Summary : Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in loading, unloading, storing, counting, and transferring inventory. Supports distribution and shipping of materials, such as Lumber, Building Materials, and Millwork. Job Duties :

  • Promotes and practices our company mission, policies, and procedures, and implements and adheres to our customer commitment
  • Supervises and coordinates all load builders and yard worker daily schedules
  • Coordinates logistics of the fleet - delivery scheduling, maintenance scheduling, etc.
  • Trains all yard personnel on proper loading, strapping, and unloading of material
  • Inspects incoming materials and verifies invoices at time of receipt
  • Inspects machines and equipment and directs workers engaged in maintenance and repair work
  • Ensures all loads are checked and secured for delivery
  • Maintains cleanliness and safety of the yard and equipment
  • Ensures all inspections are performed and necessary repairs are scheduled
  • Works with Branch Operations Manager and inventory control specialist on inventory control; all Stock-outs, damages, and inventory problems need to be reported as soon as possible
  • Suggests changes in traffic flow, yard layout, and use of equipment to increase efficiency in the yard
  • Ensures daily that all material is stored, covered, and secured to prevent weather damage and theft
  • Analyzes and resolves work problems or assists workers in solving work problems
  • Confers with other supervisors to coordinate activities of individual departments
  • Conducts inventory counts
  • Coordinates yard duties
  • Performs other duties, as assigned
    Qualifications & Requirements :
    • Previous leadership experience at a Building Material Supply Company - preferred
    • Ability to operate forklift and other company equipment
    • Knowledge of building materials and millwork products Education/Experience :
      • Lumber Yard: 5 years (Preferred)
      • Yard Foreman: 5 years (Preferred)
        Benefits : Bonus Pay Employee Discount Medical Insurance
        Dental Insurance
        Vision Insurance
        Disability Benefits Paid Time Off Paid Holidays
        401(k)401(k) Matching Flexible Spending Account Life Insurance
        Work Environment : Work schedule is Monday through Friday. While performing this job's duties, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, use hands, and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to sit, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and move up to 70 pounds. While performing this job's duties, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts and outdoor weather conditions. The employee is frequently exposed to wet or humid conditions (non-weather). The employee is occasionally exposed to work in high, precarious places, fumes or airborne particles, and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.


        The Building Center, Inc., founded in the Charlotte metro market in 1977, has grown into one of the largest non-publicly traded lumber and building products dealers in the US, ranked # 43 overall in Pro Sales 2020 industry rankings.

        "We've built our business on providing excellent and consistent service to our builder customers," said CEO and founder Ed Norris. Accordingly, The Building Center maintains a fleet of over 100 trucks to service the Carolinas, with stores in Columbia SC, Rock Hill SC, Pineville NC, Gastonia NC, Greensboro NC, and Mebane NC.

        The Building Center leverages its sizable regional presence to purchase and sell branded and commodity products at competitive market prices. Inventories are maintained and managed to meet the needs of individual markets, regional building practices, and metro architectural trends.

        "Our mission is to be our customer's most valued building partner," said Skip Norris, President. "That means we have products he or she needs on hand, trucks to deliver, and manufacturing support throughout every inch of the Carolinas."

        This level of ready product availability and service includes truss plants in north and central North Carolina and millwork/door shops in both the Triad and Charlotte metro locations. Additionally, custom millwork and prefab components are built-in Pineville, which also sources and fabricates exotic wood products like reclaimed lumber flooring, siding, cabinetry, and mantles.

        "At the end of the day, construction is a people business," said Skip Norris. "We're here to provide assistance and solutions to the hard-working customers we serve."

        The Building Center, Inc., is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, status as a protected veteran, or status as an individual with a disability. In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), if you have a disability and request accommodation to apply for a position with The Building Center, Inc., please call (704) 889-8182 or email: PI169671932

Keywords: The Building Center Inc, Charleston , Dispatch-Yard Supervisor, Other , Holly Hill, South Carolina

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