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.


  • 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


  • 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 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.