A specialized engineering and manufacturing firm, located west of Pittsburgh, PA, is seeking a Logistics Coordinator.
Contributes to the achievement of Company objectives by managing all aspects of our customer’s transportation needs through shipments, interplant transfers, and raw materials.
Ensure customer delivery and service levels are achieved through proper scheduling and supervision of the company fleet and other service partners.
Manage all aspects of transportation costs to ensure customer freight costs are at market, while driving profitability.
Support collaborative continuous improvement efforts through department initiatives, creative transportation solutions, and process streamlining.
Comply with and hold all personnel accountable for facility procedures and initiatives’ support quality and regulatory systems cGMP & ISO documentation, and safety initiatives across the site.
Effectively manage the Company fleet through planning, coordination, and optimization of traffic assets.
Ensures safe process and work conditions through active leadership in Safety, Health and Environment (SHE).
Ensure drivers comply with Hours of Service (HOS) and other DOT regulations.
Responsible for all aspects of load building, allocation of lot numbers, schedule building, routing, shipping, and tracking of bulk, LTL, and TL shipments.
Manage activities throughout the order fulfillment and transportation cycle to make sure established deadlines are met.
Contact carriers and logistics providers for freight pick-up.
Coordinate shipments with production, lab, sales, customers, and drivers/carriers.
Drives continuous improvement initiatives and is accountable for addressing all department incidents in a timely manner.
Ensure fleet is in compliance with all company, local, state, and federal standards.
Ensures all ISO, cGMP, HACCP, Safety, Prerequisite programs, and operating procedures are in place, trained, and complied with.
Available for on call after hour support for our carriers.
Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain/Logistics, or related field
Minimum of 5 years of transportation or logistics management experience, preferably in a continuous manufacturing plant
Must possess working knowledge of ERP applications; Microsoft NAV experience a plus
Experience with ISO and Safety quality systems is highly desired
Strong analytical skills, critical thinking and problem-solving skills
Well-developed leadership and management skills
Hours: Monday-Friday, 7:00am-3:30pm
Additional Salary Information: Pay rate depends on experience
About JH Technical Services, Inc.
JH Technical Services, Inc. / JH Staffing Services was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA. JH has become one of the area’s fastest growing and most respected staffing firms, and is focused on assisting both clients and candidates throughout the tri-state area. We offer contract, contract to hire, and permanent placement options. The industries that we specialize in include the following: Engineering, Architecture, Information Technology, Construction, Energy, Manufacturing, and Professional/Office. The Right Recruiter. The Right Measurements. The Right Candidates.