Assistant Logistics Coordinator

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Location
Orrville, Ohio
Industry
Administrative & Support Services (Office and Administrative Support Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Salary
US$ 12.00 - US$ 15.00 per hour
Ref. Number
Do_JL9162
Contact
Melissa, Spherion
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Job Description

Our client, a local leader in transportation and logistics services, is currently seeking motivated, customer service and detail-oriented individuals for its operational facility located in Orrville, Ohio.     

The primary focus of this role is to route and dispatch shipments by phone and computer in the most efficient and expedient manner.

1st Shift (M-F 8am – 5pm)
Pay Rate = $12.00 - $15.00/hr (based on experience)

Temp-to-hire (opportunity for permanent placement)

Qualification

- High school diploma / GED
- College-level coursework is a PLUS
- Strong written, phone, and verbal communication skills
- Ability to work well under pressure and detail oriented
- Ability to read and interpret documents
- Strong computer skills/knowledge
- Ability to work well in teams
- Strong problem solving skills
- Basic math and accounting skills

Responsibilities

- Receive calls from vendors and customers, maintaining a high level of customer service
- Process orders, route, and monitor shipments
- Provide reports to customers and supervisors
- Maintain and update computer database
- Answer questions and resolve customer issues
- Assist logistics coordinators and managers with other related duties
- Utilize information through tariffs, discounts, NMFC guide, and carrier route guides
- Input and reconcile freight bills as needed