The Transportation Load Planner is responsible for processing of sale orders to generate picking tickets, distribution of picking tickets for plant selection teams, coordinate the tagging and labeling of product. The Transportation Load Planner is responsible for effectively building multi-stop loads, negotiating rates when necessary and the efficient scheduling and routing of delivery vehicles. This position is accountable for clear, timely communication and paperwork.
Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Functions may vary dependent on areas of operation.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Include the following. Other duties as assigned.
QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: The knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below are representative of the qualifications required to successfully perform each essential duty. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.
Education: High School Diploma / GED required
Experience: 2+ years of Transportation experience preferred.
-Excellent communication skills, written and oral.
- PC, leadership and planning skills helpful.
-Experience in AS400, SAP, Word, Excel and Powerpoint preferred.
-Experience with warehouse paperwork preferred.
- Ability to thrive in a constantly changing chaotic environment and consistently meet tight timeline.
-Ability to coordinate with contracted trucking dispatchers and drivers
- Must be able to fill out bills of lading and be familiar with various forms that are used and required by the major freight carriers.