Logistics Coordinator in the Clarkston Area

Industry

Automotive

Advert ID

USA_499663

Location

Clarkston

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

Based on Experience

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Troy, MI - (USA) 2885 Crooks Road MI Rochester Hills , MI 48309

Branch Phone Number

248-852-5605

Job Description

A growing auto part manufacturer in the Clarkston Area is currently looking for a qualified Logistics Coordinator to add to their team. This person would need a minimum of 2-3 years experience in shipping/receiving, UPS/FedEx shipping experience in an office setting. Some light travel may be required for building/taking down displays at local car shows.



This is a first shift position, with hours usually from 7:00 AM-3:30 PM. Pay-rate ranges from $15-$18 depending on experience.



Logistics Coordinator Duties

Plan warehouses and distribution centers for efficiency in both operations and capacity

Organize transportation activities, including storage of goods, managing information accrued from point of origin to delivery, orchestrating transportation movements, and arranging for services as necessary

Coordinate and track movement of goods through logistic pathways

Execute logistics plan to move products and packages to reach destinations on schedule

Review freight rates and other transportation costs to keep working costs low

Maintains quality throughout the logistic processes

Logistics Skills and Qualifications:

Attention to detail, Strong time management skills, Communication skills, Ability to work well with others, Organization skills, Quality management skills, Works well with deadlines, Knowledge of logistics systems, Understanding of transportation limitations and regulations, Ability to contribute individually to greater goal, Planning skills, Understanding of transportation issues, Knowledge of logistics subset (e.g. People working in ground transportation need to have understanding of trucking and rail shipments), Experience working in logistics preferred, Bachelor's degree required for most positions, Master's degree preferred for management positions