Dispatcher/Scalehouse Attendant

  • Location
    Ghent, Kentucky
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire
  • Salary
  • Category
    Warehouse - Shipping / Receiving Clerk

Are you looking for a position that could give you major experience to help enhance your career? We have a temporary assignment that could do that for you!

Adecco is assisting a prominent client in Ghent, KY who is in the search for a Dispatcher/Scalehouse Attendant. This position is temporary but will allow you to get your foot in the door with a very established company. As a Scalehouse Attendant you will be assisting in the Material Handling and Shipping department.

Read the responsibilities and qualifications below and if this is the right opportunity for you APPLY NOW!



  • Monitoring availability of truck, rail and barge shipments and dispatching carriers, generating shipping documents, invoicing and directing the loading of coils.
  • Arranging the transfer of coils by rail to local outside processors and confirming shipments from outside processors.
  • Maintaining accurate inventory locations.
  • Weighing and inspecting all inbound scrap and alloy shipments via rail, truck, and for all outbound coil shipments via rail.  Maintain inventory status.
  • Determining scrap acceptance or rejection
  • Assisting in coordination of all rail traffic movements 
  • Assigning stockpiles and controlling stockpile usage


  • Be willing to work rotating 12-hour shift schedule, weekends, holidays, and scheduled/unscheduled overtime
  • Be safety minded
  • Be self-motivated, proactive and positive problem solver
  • Be a team player with focus on developing internal and external customer relationships while exhibiting a positive attitude and professional demeanor.
  • Be organized and detailed
  • Must be proficient with computers and Microsoft Office suite of programs (Outlook, Excel, Work, etc.).  Will learn other computer programs.

If you meet the qualifications listed above, then be sure to apply now!

Just a little more about Adecco in case you were wondering… We provide one of the most comprehensive benefits package in the industry to contract workers. Benefits are available to you as a contractor after one week of employment.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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