Shipping Coordinator

Company: Nesco Resource ( Learn More )

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Job Description

Job Description


• Coordinate all outbound shipments (In house carrier, Customer Pickup, etc) using approved routing guide.

• With assistance from Shipping Supervisor, develop and edit as need daily shipment plan in the order management system

• Resolve issues with shipment plan and other issues in Witron that prevent completion of bill of lading and final shipment process

• Create master shipping log to identify shipments, ready time and delivery time

• Communicate planned shipments to carrier central dispatch, and other carriers.

• Maximize outbound load efficiency by combining loads with stop offs.

• Communicate master shipping log to forklift drivers.

• Communicate and coordinate changes in shipment requirements to appropriate carrier and to forklift operators.

• Schedule dock appointments as required for specific customers.

• Communicate and assist in resolution of any late deliveries, driver detention and drop trailer availability issues with daily deliveries.

• Track drop trailers, maintain status of loaded trailers at plant yard and offsite drop locations. Provide weekly trailer report showing location and number of customer drop trailers.

• Create bill of ladings in order system for outbound loads as needed.

• Other duties as directed by appropriate management personnel.

• Adhere to all Safety and Quality Policies and enforce with drivers.

Skills required

• Solid written and verbal communication skills

• PC and computer application skills (Excel spreadsheets, word processing, Microsoft Outlook Email, etc.)

Experience in the operations of a forklift a plus

Special Considerations: Lifting is generally at or below 30Lbs. without significant repetitions. Moderate exposure to machinery, chemical, biological, and physical risks is anticipated. Operation of a Powered industrial truck is considered at least Industrial and may be considered Heavy as determined by other exposures. 

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