LOGISTICS SPECIALIST

BLANDON, PA 19510

Employment Type: Temp/Hire Industry: INDUSTRIAL Job Number: 11022 Pay Rate: $20.00

Job Description

Work within the framework of the dispatch operation to augment with current dispatch staff to track and communicate with Common Carriers to ensure prompt check calls.
Track and report trailers that do not have functioning tracking equipment units to EHS so that the units can be updated and made to work in the system properly on a timely basis.
Work with the Produce Pro system to load Bill of Ladings, scan loading sheets, allocate product, enter trailer numbers and complete proper check-in/check-out steps.
Ability to prioritize and multi-task based on urgency of tasks.
Communicate effectively to both internal and external customers (verbally & written)
Ensure drop trailers are being used efficiently as a part of the dispatch function.
Review company driver incidents as reported to dispatch and decide:
Who needs to be contacted and when.
Report equipment damage and incidents by company drivers to EHS monthly for bonus adjustments.
Help drivers finds more effective ways to keep out fleet safe and functioning legally (Routing vs. Hours of Service)
Complete all necessary regulatory paperwork for all loads including LTL, Cans, Bioterrorism and ASN labels for loads and complete trip sheets, expense sheets and trip route ticket for drivers.
Create bills for each load with correct product count, quantity of pallets and type of pallets.
Collect documentation for temperature checks for each trip.
Complete necessary reports to verify all loads were sent out and marked as shipped at EOD.
Work with the Customer Service team to provide updates and gather information when needed.
All other duties assigned by the Logistics Manager

Basic computer skills
Truck and trailer knowledge preferred
Understanding of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations and a copy of the regulations.
Ability to read written instructions and understand verbal communication to complete the work assignments correctly.
Effective communication skills by phone and email
Ability to work independently relying on experience and judgement to plan and accomplish tasks.
At our company, we offer competitive compensation packages, comprehensive benefits, and opportunities for career growth. If you are a motivated individual with a passion for logistics and a drive for excellence, we would love to hear from you. Apply today to join our dynamic team as a Logistics Specialist!

Expected hours: 40 42 per week

Job Requirements

Basic computer skills
Truck and trailer knowledge preferred
Understanding of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations and a copy of the regulations.
Ability to read written instructions and understand verbal communication to complete the work assignments correctly.
Effective communication skills by phone and email
Ability to work independently relying on experience and judgement to plan and accomplish tasks.

Expected hours: 40 42 per week

Meet Your Recruiter

Apply Online
Apply with LinkedIn Apply with Facebook Apply with Twitter

Send an email reminder to:

Share This Job:

Related Jobs:

Login to save this search and get notified of similar positions.

About BLANDON, PA

Discover your next career opportunity in the vibrant area surrounding Blandon, Pennsylvania! Nestled in the heart of Berks County, this region boasts a perfect blend of small-town charm and big-city amenities. With a thriving job market, excellent schools, and a close-knit community, Blandon offers a unique opportunity for professional growth and work-life balance. Explore job openings near attractions like the Reading Public Museum, Santander Arena, and FirstEnergy Stadium, home of the Reading Fightin Phils. Indulge in local delicacies like shoofly pie and Pennsylvania Dutch cuisine, and take advantage of outdoor adventures at Blue Marsh Lake and Penn's Woods Winery. Join us in discovering the endless possibilities for your career in this enchanting region of Pennsylvania!