Domestic Transportation Coordinator 11/23/2021 Return

Gem State Staffing is now accepting applications with resumes for an experienced Domestic Transportation Coordinator.

Job Description:

Under general supervision and following prescribed procedures, this role secures cost-effective transportation from different sources (company fleet, contract carriers, brokers, and spot market) to meet customer’s needs while maintaining profitability targets.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Identifies and implements scheduling of carriers on round-trip and continuous moves in order to increase profitability.
  • Actively supports Routing Guide adherence by selecting from lane specific pool of approved carriers, overseeing all shipping transactions, and collaborating with cross functional teams when issues arise.    
  • Responsible for soliciting/receiving customer orders and then processing orders through information systems. Resolves problems with shipments including service delays, date changes, and appointment issues.
  • Monitors tracking, tracing and troubleshooting all issues with regard to rail & Simplot fleet assets.
  • Responsible for coordinating North American LTL moves
  • Quickly addresses various transportation issues (late, dropped loads, appointment issues, held orders, etc.) while proactively communicating to both internal and external customers. 
  • Actively pursues premium freight mitigation when entering spot market
  • Occasional weekends required

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • 5+ years related experience and/or training

Application Instructions:

If you feel that you meet the above listed requirements, and are interested in applying for this position, please complete our online application at https://www.gemstatestaffingjobs.net/apply-online/boise/. You are also going to be required to finish your application in-person, in the office Monday thru Thursday, between the hours of 9:00 am and 4:00 pm. All applicants should come prepared for their interview with two forms of government issued ID.