Coordinate and supervise transportation activity for outbound deliveries from our production facilities. This includes assigning shipments to carriers and maintaining working relationships with those carriers, dispatching the company fleet, planning and scheduling delivery appointments, working with outside freezers to deliver all inbound freight and outbound domestic shipments / releases to plants, monitoring yard inventories and trailer capacity to support shipping and production, coordinating pick-up and delivery of inbound materials for procurement, and tracking deliveries and communicating delays or issues to sales and customers.
Duties/Activities Required by Job
Directly coordinate and supervise transportation activity for outbound deliveries.
Dispatch company fleet
Planning Appts, tracking shipments, tracking deliveries and communicating delays or issues to sales and customers
Maintaining working relationships with those carriers, monitor and manage yard inventory and trailer capacity
Supporting sales and other areas of the business.