Logistics Transportation Coordinator
Company: Swift Transportation
Posted on: May 6, 2022
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At Swift, our greatest asset is OUR PEOPLE! We strive to be the
best and give our best every day. We are passionate about learning
and cultivating an environment of safety, honesty and mutual
respect. We are a family where everyone has a voice and plays an
essential role in our overall success and the success of our
drivers. Your voice and perspective matter at Swift Transportation.
We understand that you are the subject matter expert, and we trust
you to ideate and execute those ideas based on the best interest of
Be a part of something bigger. Be a part of the #1 full truckload
carrier in the nation. Be a part of Swift Transportation.
Job Responsibilities: What you will do
Route, dispatch, track and trace shipments for KNX Logistics.
Provide outstanding customer service as first point of contact for
Utilize network balance capacity tools and knowledge of customer
wide networks and transportation modes (OTR, LTL, Rail, Drayage,
Ocean Containers, Parcel and Warehousing) to align available
capacity with customer needs.
Tailor load scheduling to ensure all customer requirements are
Pro-actively communicate daily capacity needs/opportunities to
Schedule and/or reschedule delivery appointments for all loads.
Accept or decline loads based on direction from designated
Logistics personnel and enter loads from customer tenders into
system (TMS or Select).
Provide backup support for load planning as needed.
Work with designated department personnel to successfully dispatch
Identify pick up and delivery opportunities which assist in meeting
customer needs and transport freight in a safe and timely
Monitor and report daily pick-ups and deliveries; anticipate,
provide and facilitate problem resolution on all shipment issues in
order to meet or exceed satisfaction of carriers, shippers and
Conduct follow up and update designated personnel and leadership on
problem loads and actions that have been taken.
Communicate with carriers, shippers and customer teams to ensure
trucks are properly loaded and unloaded; provide detailed
directions/instructions to carriers as needed. Update receivers and
customers on load status as appropriate.
Investigate product overage, shortage and damage; complete
Proactively work to assist others in achieving the organization's
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Qualifications: What you need to bring
2+ years experience and/or training within logistics,
transportation and/or customer service required.
Associates degree or equivalent combination of education and/or
Must possess basic understanding/knowledge of the transportation
Must be able to read and interpret documents such as safety rules,
operating/maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.
Must be able to write routine reports and correspondence.
Must have basic knowledge/familiarity with MS Office.
What we offer:
Competitive starting salary commensurate with experience.
Potential bonus pay based on company performance.
Opportunities to volunteer and give back to local communities.
Comprehensive Benefits Package which includes:401(K)
Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, Supplemental and Life
Paid Time Off
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Debt Free Colleges or Tuition Assistance Programs
The Company is an equal employment opportunity employer. The
Company's policy is not to unlawfully discriminate against any
applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age,
military status, disability, genetic information or any other
consideration made unlawful by applicable federal, state, or local
laws. The Company also prohibits harassment of applicants and
employees based on any of these protected categories.
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