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Transportation Manager - Manufacturing


Transportation Manager - Manufacturing

Transportation Manager - Manufacturing

Pallet Consultants Corp.
Atlanta, GA 30315

Qualifications

Transportation management: 1 year (Required)
High school or equivalent (Preferred)
Manufacturing: 3 years (Preferred)
Day Shift (Preferred)

Job details

Job Type

Full-time

We are looking for a dedicated Transportation Manager to plan and coordinate our daily product shipments. Must be available after hours when necessary and on weekends to take calls. Must take ownership of transportation department to ensure all shipments are properly coordinated. To succeed in this role, you should have a thorough knowledge of supply chain management and an understanding of warehouse procedures, including storing goods, dispatching orders, and tracking transportation vehicles. You should be familiar with safety processes and legal regulations. Ultimately, you will ensure that all shipments are handled quickly, safely, and within budget.

Responsibilities

  • Plan and supervise the shipments from production to the end-user
  • Schedule daily and weekly routes
  • Track orders using functional systems (e.g. barcodes and tracking software)
  • Coordinate with Warehouse Workers to ensure proper storage and distribution of products
  • Monitor and report on transportation costs
  • Ensure shipping documents are properly filed
  • Report maintenance and repair needs for transportation vehicles and equipment
  • Research and suggest cost-effective shipping methods
  • Conduct regular safety audits on equipment
  • Organize training sessions for employees (e.g. proper use of machines and handling of hazardous material)
  • Keep organized records of vehicles, schedules and completed orders
  • Ensure compliance with company policies and shipping legislation
  • Stay up-to-date with safety regulations

Skills

  • Proven work experience as a Transportation Manager, Shipping Manager or similar role
  • Solid knowledge of supply chain management
  • Experience preparing and tracking orders
  • Familiarities with logistics software, like Freightview and 3PLink
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to supervise and train staff
  • Problem-solving abilities
  • High school diploma
  • BSc in Supply Chain, Logistics or relevant field is a plus

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $50,000.00 - $70,000.00 per year

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 12 hour shift
  • Day shift

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Experience:

  • Manufacturing: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Transportation management: 1 year (Required)

Shift availability:

  • Day Shift (Preferred)

Work Location: One location


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