Coordinates international and domestic shipments and makes necessary arrangements with carriers, customs brokers, and government agencies. Coordinates the day-to-day activities of logistics and quarantine personnel.
> Coordinates the daily activities of logistics staff including document preparation, shipment scheduling, and liaising with outside agencies.
> Establishes methods to meet work schedules and coordinates work activities with other departments and/or sub-contractors.
> Monitors metrics and work-in-process to ensure it conforms to company instructions, contract specifications, and export compliance regulations.
> Acts as a liaison between customers, product units, and suppliers.
> Tracks and traces shipments and parts while providing status to customers.
> Coordinates the shipping and receiving of company products, as applicable.
> Coordinates customs and export documents with sub-contractors (carriers, custom brokers) and government agencies, as applicable.
> Ensures equipment and work areas are maintained and in safe operating condition by scheduling repair and maintenance services.
> Responsible for observing all applicable safety requirements and reporting immediately any unsafe practices/conditions.
> Familiar with government and commercial condemnation processes to include reporting and communication to customers
> Ability to interpret and manipulate data to assist in making informed business decisions.
> Ability to read and interpret packaging, containerizing, and shipping instructions in accordance with technical or commercial manuals and references.
> Carries out special projects as assigned.
> Good planning, organizational, leadership, interpersonal, decision making, oral and written communication skills.
> Working knowledge of related company instructions and export compliance regulations.
> Knowledge of international and domestic freight systems and requirements.
> Ability to multi-task and meet multiple deadlines.
> Must be able to deal with multiple customers in high stressful, volume driven environment on a daily basis.
> Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and Outlook).
> Experience in a transportation and warehousing environment.
> Ability to lift 40 lbs unassisted on a regular basis
> Ability to operate a forklift
> Ability or familiarization with operating motor vehicles for transportation to include towing capabilities and securing loads
> Certifications in DOT and IATA regulations preferred
> Education and/or training in a related field preferred, to include management, leadership, or supply chain
> Must be authorized to work in the US.
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