Plumbing Dispatcher

Plumbing Dispatcher

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Hiring Plumbing Dispatcher in Durham, NC

Posted: 14 hours ago $18.00-$20.00 Per Hour Full Time Expires on: July 31, 2024 Benefits: Equal opportunity

Job Description

Acme Plumbing Co. is searching for qualified plumbing dispatcher applicants in Durham, NC. Your duties will include answering phone, assisting clients and scheduling service calls, dispatching all service calls to ensure maximum scheduling efficiency without compromising client satisfaction, deal directly with plumbers to ensure clients are serviced, and manages the dispatch board to keep field personnel on the move.

Acme Plumbing Co. has built our company using old fashioned values. We believe that honesty, integrity and the quality that our employees provide, is the reason we have been able to build and grow our family-owned and operated company to what it is today. Our employees have made us a trusted plumbing service provider in Durham, NC and we are proud to consider them like family.

Job Responsibilities

  • Makes every effort to compress call scheduling effectively maximizing productivity and revenue
  • Notifies clients ahead of time without fail if the plumber is not going to arrive at their home within the scheduled time window
  • Re-schedules appointment times at client’s convenience as necessary
  • Makes every effort to ensure plumbers can stay on the job
  • Strictly adheres to the Dispatching for Profits Priority Service Schedule, ensures the “Right” plumber is sent to the “Right” appointment, the Dispatcher must be familiar with the technical competencies of each plumber and understand how to best maximize service and revenues for each call
  • Shares responsibility to ensure that all plumbers arrive at their designated appointments on time
  • Uses excellent customer service skills when dealing with clients
  • Gets all necessary details when scheduling service appointments for clients
  • Utilizes all necessary computer programs to make sure job is done in the most effective and efficient manner
  • Completes all assigned tasks in an accurate and timely fashion
  • Additional duties required as needed

Job Requirements:

  • High School Diploma
  • Above average written, verbal, communication, and organizational skills are essential
  • Excellent telephone skills required
  • Must be proficient at multitasking
  • Proficiency in Word, Excel, and other computer applications
  • Excellent customer service skills required
  • 2-4 years of related office experience preferred
  • Prior customer service experience preferred


  • Equal opportunity employer

Job Type:

Full Time position


Salary: $18.00-$20.00 per hour

Schedule: Monday to Friday. Overtime.

About The Company

We have been serving the Triangle area through four generations of the Tilley family. Acme Plumbing Co. was started by W. Laurence Tilley, Sr., under the name of S & T Plumbing. In 1952, W. L. “Dub” Tilley, Jr. and his wife, Shirley, joined the company full time and the name was changed to Tilley’s Acme Plumbing & Heating Company and then, simply, Acme Plumbing & Heating Company. In 1957 the business was incorporated.

The business originally worked out of the Tilley residence, first on North Duke Street and then in 1952 to the family garage on what is now Olympic Drive. In 1964, the company merged with Paschall Brothers Plumbing which resulted in a 20-year lease at 326 West Geer Street (now Common Ground). In addition to its offices and popular parts counter, Acme included a bath accessory shop, “The Bath Boutique.” In 1983, Acme purchased property around the corner and moved to its current location at 636 Foster Street.

Fourth generation Laurence T. Tilley joined the service team in 2013 and is leading the company’s efforts to re-invent itself as good old Acme Plumbing Co.. Laurence Tilley, Eddie Paul, Efrem Whitehurst, John Armour and Michael Villines—assisted by Lee Ann Tilley and Emily Brincefield—will soon be taking care of Acme’s loyal Durham customer base with newly-branded trucks and uniforms.

With deep roots in the community, we strive to provide the best in plumbing service and commercial new construction plumbing design and build services. We are looking for new team members to join Acme Plumbing, Inc., a trusted name in plumbing services.

Acme Plumbing Co.

4625 Industry Lane, Durham, NC, 27713
  • Equal opportunity employer
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Why Choose ACME Plumbing?

4th Generation Family Plumbers

4th GenerationFamily Plumbers

Trusted & Recommended Since 1947

Trusted & RecommendedSince 1947

We Stand Behind Our Work

We StandBehind Our Work

Fully Licensed, Bonded & Insured

Fully Licensed,Bonded & Insured

2 Year Warranty On All Parts & Labor*

2 Year WarrantyOn All Parts & Labor*

Won the Super Service Award In 2015 by Angie's List

Won the Super Service AwardIn 2015 by Angie's List

A+ Rated by the Better Business Bureau

A+ Rated by theBetter Business Bureau

Top Quality Workmanship

Top QualityWorkmanship

Why Choose Us

With Deep Roots in the Community - We're Proud to Give Back At Every Opportunity

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