Shipping Coordinator in Houston, TX at Meador Staffing Services

Date Posted: 2/9/2018

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Job Description

Our client is a successful chemical plant, located in the Greens Bayou area of Houston that is seeking a Shipping Coordinator to assist in the essential shipping functions of their business.
Description:The Shipping Coordinator helps to:
  • Coordinate the transportation of material inbound and outbound.
  • Services our customers by creating shipments, including tracking and monitoring them for accuracy and quality.
  • Function in a dynamic production environment and will introduce logistical efficiencies by effectively relaying information to partner carriers.
Essential Functions of Shipping Coordinator include, but are not limited to:
  • Follow instructions from the Logistics Manager and work alongside the dock operations team.
  • Prepare bills of lading, shipping labels, and trade compliance documents.
  • Assist in coordinating and scheduling shipments/truck schedules for the North American market.
  • Collaborate with other departments for logistics planning including Customer Service, Supply Chain and Production.
  • Assist in receiving items from UPS, LTL trucking companies, etc.
  • Knowledge of administrative and clerical procedures and systems such as word processing, managing files and records, other office procedures.
  • Knowledge of materials and processes. 
  • Ensure shipping procedures are updated. 
  • Maintain files for all inbound and outbound freight.
Qualities for a successful Shipping Coordinator:
  • Respect associates and have a positive attitude.
  • Attention to detail is critical.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication.
  • Maintain regular attendance and punctuality.
Pay is $16-$19 per hour, depending on experience for this role. The schedule is Sunday- Thursday 10:00PM- 7:00AM. Holidays are required. Please send your resume, if ALL qualifications are met, to sfaust@meador.com or dmetcalf@meador.com.

Job category:Customer Service
Branch:Pasadena
Pay rate:16.00
Posted date:2/13/2018
Job ID:140292
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