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Logistics Coordinator- 21/hr

Aston Carter


Posting ID: JP-002627631

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Job Description

• The Transportation Planner will be responsible for scheduling shipments, maintaining positive relationships with carriers, and working with key stakeholders to ensure customer satisfaction.

• Harvey location moves around 70- 80 truckloads per day

• Plan and schedule inbound and outbound shipments to ensure on-time delivery of products to our customers.

• Maximizing distribution center efficiencies, controlling transportation costs, and providing best-in-class service to customers.

• Foster and maintain good working relationships with carriers

• Work closely with Customer Service, Demand Planning, and Distribution Center Operations regarding customer related inquiries.

• Work with dedicated fleet to ensure optimization. Work to improve co-loads of multiple product lines to the same customer in a single shipment.

Additional Responsibilities as assigned by the Traffic Manager


- First shift 8-5, could be modified based on candidate needs

- 30 min to overtime daily


Transportation, Planner, Analysis, Implementation

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Additional Skills & Qualifications:

Qualifications include:

• High School Diploma is required.

• Minimum of one year experience working in distribution center operations, transportation, inventory, or demand planning.

• Experience with LTL/small parcel shipping (1 year plus)

• Previous experience in Logistics or transportation planning

• Familiarity with routing and coordinating shipments as well as load planning or route optimization

• Experience in Transportation planning or dispatch planning

• ERP experience such as - Manhahhtan / SASS / SAP / ERP

• Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office applications.

• Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.

• Strong organizational, analytical and problem solving skills.

• High degree of accuracy and attention to detail.

• Able to prioritize multiple tasks, strong time management skills and perform at a high level in a fast pace environment.

• Comfortable working in a team based environment.

About Aston Carter:

At Aston Carter, we’re dedicated to expanding career opportunities for the skilled professionals who power our business. Our success is driven by the talented, motivated people who join our team across a range of positions – from recruiting, sales and delivery to corporate roles. As part of our team, employees have the opportunity for long-term career success, where hard work is rewarded and the potential for growth is limitless.

Established in 1997, Aston Carter is a leading staffing and consulting firm, providing high-caliber talent and premium services to more than 7,000 companies across North America. Spanning four continents and more than 200 offices, we extend our clients’ capabilities by seeking solvers and delivering solutions to address today’s workforce challenges. For organizations looking for innovative solutions shaped by critical-thinking professionals, visit AstonCarter.com. Aston Carter is a company within Allegis Group, a global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888-237-6835 or email astoncarteraccommodation@astoncarter.com for other accommodation options. However, if you have questions about this position, please contact the Recruiter located at the bottom of the job posting. The Recruiter is the sole point of contact for questions about this position.

Contact Information

Recruiter: Jennifer Rowe

Phone: +13126013600

Email: jerowe@astoncarter.com

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