Logistics/Transportation Clerk

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Location
Auburndale, Florida
Industry
Warehousing & Distribution (Transportation and Material Moving Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
Various Shifts Available
Salary
US$ 12.00 - US$ 13.00 per hour
Ref. Number
S_29853
Contact
Melissa Tomachesky, Spherion
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Job Description

Local Third Party Logistics Warehouse is looking for an experienced person to work in their brokerage department.

Duties include:
Status updates on loads in the Transportation Management System (TMS)
Making appointments with carriers
Calling carriers
Entering orders, and other data, into our TMS
Answering phones

Responsibilities:
Assigns carriers and books loads into dispatch system, assure accurate information is available for dispatch and tracks loads using TMS (Transportation Management System)
Coordinates with carriers to ensure on-time delivery by tracking trucks for pick-up, estimating times of arrival and delivery, and recovering loads when necessary
Responds to customer needs by answering e-mails, phone calls, tracking shipments, and moving shipments
Reviews TMS data and assists in tracking late or potentially late deliveries

Working hours: Various Shifts Available

Skills:
- High School Diploma/GED
- Previous transportation/dispatch experience preferred
- Prior logistics experience is a plus
- Computer skills including Microsoft Excel, Outlook, Word
- Ability to work a flexible schedule
- Excellent oral and written communication skills

Education:
High School

Experience:
0-1 years

Qualifications:
Knowledge of computers
Data Entry



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