TRANSP COORD

Perdue Farms, Inc. - Salisbury, MD (30+ days ago)3.6


Description/Job Summary
Position Schedule - Monday - Friday - 3p-12a

The overall purpose of this position is to be responsible for coordinating the timely movement of dressed poultry products for the Transportation Department.
Responsibilities/Duties
PRINCIPAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES
Four of six major responsibilities of this position must be fulfilled with or without reasonable accommodation in order to achieve the essential purpose of the position.
Daily dispatching of loads of dressed poultry, ensuring timely equipment availability, meeting customer and service goals
Utilizing satellite communication with Perdue, and Independent Drivers.
Customer and departmental interaction regarding all logistics matters.
Coordinate and dispatch inter-company pickups with corporate purchasing.
Reduce delivery expense by maximizing backhaul revenue.
Perform other task as assigned.
DECISION MAKING RESPONSIBILITIES
Routine decisions within scope of job responsibilities. All other decisions referred to supervisor.
Required Skills
The minimum number of years of prior or related experience required to be considered for the position is 1 - 3 years.
Specialized or technical knowledge, credentials or licensing required for the position include:
Understanding of DOT regulations.
Understanding of standard software applications
Understanding of East coast geography
Strong communication skills
Preferred Skills College degree in a related field preferred. Experience may substitute for education
Details Perdue family of companies is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce.