Job Description:Dispatch ManagerWe realize that our greatest assets are our best-in-class associates, which is why we're dedicated to offering limitless opportunities for growth and advancement. We want to help you build a long-lasting career with Ferguson. Together, we can continue to lead the industry and help build our nation's infrastructure from the ground up. Join our team today.Ferguson is currently seeking the right individual to fill an immediate need for a Dispatch Manager.Responsibilities+ Responsible for management and supervision of team of associates responsible for Fleet, Dispatchers, and Drivers for area which include developing schedules, methods and routes; analyzing costs; coordinating customs clearances and permits+ Plan, direct, and monitor transport and distribution activities so that the organization's goods and materials are transported safely and cost-effectively and that they arrive at their destination on time and in good condition+ Responsible for communicating with drivers, sales associates and customers daily on issues, changes, delivery status, late deliveries, amendments to route, local pickups, etc.+ Maintain truck and route files for DOT compliance, IFTA compliance, company compliance+ Track and organize truck maintenance with local provider+ Maintain driver personnel files and keep them in compliance+ Lead, direct, evaluate, and develop a team of professional and para-professional staffQualifications+ Minimum of High school diploma/GED+ A minimum of three (3) years of experience in Shipping, Dispatching, or other operational roles and experience in supervision of other associates is required+ Descartes/Fleetwise software experience preferred but willing to teach the right candidate+ Proficient with all Microsoft Applications requiredBenefitsFerguson is dedicated to providing meaningful benefits programs and products to our associates and their families-geared toward benefits, wellness, financial protection and retirement savings. Ferguson offers a competitive benefits package which includes: medical, dental, vision, retirement savings with company match, paid leave (vacation, sick, personal and holiday), employee assistance programs, associate discounts, community involvement opportunities and much more!-_The Company is an equal opportunity employer as well as a government contractor that shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a), which prohibits discrimination against qualified protected Veterans and the requirements of 41 CFR 60-741.5(A), which prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals on the basis of disability._Ferguson is a top-rated national wholesale supplier of commercial and residential plumbing supplies. However, our expertise goes far beyond the plumbing industry. We're a diverse distributor with business in multiple industries including waterworks, fire and fabrication, HVAC/R and more. Our customer-first approach has contributed to our growth from a local distributor to a national company with nearly $17-billion in annual sales. With more than 27,000 associates at over 1,400 locations, we take pride in providing world-class products and services to our customers.