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Transportation Coordinator - 3rd Shift

Byhalia, MS, US, 38611

Under the direction of the Team Manager and Crew Leader, the incumbent will be responsible for performing a variety of duties to support Shipping, Core Operations, freight forwarders to ensure on-time domestic and international shipments.

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Create shipping documentation, bill-of-lading, arranges transportation schedules with carriers.
  • Must work well independently and with others.
  • Stay engaged with keeping records on incoming and outgoing shipment.
  • Contact carriers to make arrangements for deliveries and pick-ups.
  • Perform data entry responsibilities and follow up on discrepancies related to shipping activities.
  • Coordinate with Core Operations on shipments.
  • Provide support for process improvement, safety, sanitation, and training initiatives.
  • Act as a liaison between department(s).
  • Collaborate with Core Operation daily to ensure that the Daily Truckload Schedule is being met.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:  

  • High School diploma or equivalent required.
  • Minimum of 2 years Shipping or Receiving experience required.
  • Knowledge of Docu Sign /SAP Warehouse Management System preferred. 
  • Demonstrated ability to use calculator, on-line systems including PC databases, Outlook, Excel and Word processing required.
  • Fork lift license & experience operating different types of material handling equipment, including reach, stand up, sit down, walking transporter & riding transporter desired.
  • Must be able to lift to 50 pounds.
  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to prioritize in a fast paced, ever changing environment.
  • High level of numerical computation skills and analytical skills required.
  • Prepare shipping and order selection documents.
  • Effectively communicates with all internal and external customers via phone, email and fax.
  • Industrial order selection and Warehousing experience desired.
  • Check-in drivers and effectively communicates with warehouse personnel.  
  • Overtime on short notice required.
  • Perform additional duties as assigned.

 

 

It is the policy of McCormick and Company to select and promote for all positions without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

WHY WORK AT MCCORMICK?

United by flavor. Driven by results.

As a McCormick employee you’ll be empowered to focus on more than your individual responsibilities. You’ll have the opportunity to be part of something bigger than yourself—to have a say in where the company is going and how it’s growing.

Between our passion for flavor, our 130-year history of leadership and integrity, the competitive and comprehensive benefits we offer, and our culture, which is built on respect and opportunities for growth, there are many reasons to join us at McCormick.


Nearest Major Market: Memphis