Job Details

Myerstown, PA

Full Time

Salary

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Transportation Coordinator

Job Summary:                                                                                                                                                                           

Assist in the everyday functions of the Transportation Department by coordinating the daily activity of Outbound and Inbound freight movements, as well as commercial backhaul opportunities. Communication and teamwork-oriented skills are critical, as the position requires direct interaction with customers, vendors, company drivers, commercial carriers, as well as internal departments of purchasing, customer service, sales & warehousing.   

Functional Responsibilities:

  • Directs &controls the pickup & delivery operations  
  • Schedule and direct the work activity for a group of company drivers
  • Identify and resolve delivery and scheduling issues through timely communication with customers, driversand vendors 
  • Coordinates backhaul opportunities
  • Arrange pickup anddelivery appointments as needed 
  • Maintain driver status andload status on Driver ETA file 
  • Pallet counts and load verifications
  • Maintaindriver’s room paperwork and general appearance 
  • Perform other duties as assigned 

 

 

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Education:

·    High School Diploma with some additonal education preferred

·    Related experiences in Transportation a plus 

·    Strong computer skills with preference towards applications related to Transportation.   

·    Effective communication skills, verbal and written  

·    Demonstrated ability to interact with a wide variety of people 

·    Attention to detail 

·    Multi-tasking

·    Organization and time management skills 

·    Understanding of geographical positions and mapping   

  • Problem solving ability.
  • Embraces a continuous improvement mindset.