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Title:  Coordinator, Logistics (CAN)

Req ID:  898
Job Category:  Operations - Product, Planning, Logistics
Location: 

Vaughan, ON, CA, L4H 3V1

     

 

   

 

 

 

 

 

Job Family

Logistics

Exempt/Non-Exempt

Exempt

Function

Logistics

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Plan and co-ordinate transportation of materials and manage the timely flow of customer orders (finished product).
  • Provide and maintain good customer service and solve problems.
  • Adhere to shipping/receiving and regulatory-compliance procedures.
  • Comply with laws, regulations and standards.
  • Complete documentation such as pick lists, bills of lading, work orders and shipping orders using computer-based technology
  • Complete daily shipping and receiving logs
  • Dispatch freight for delivery and arrange for pickups
  • Record shipment data such as weight, charges and damages
  • Contact carrier representative to make arrangements and to issue shipping instructions and delivery of materials.
  • Rectify problems such as damages, shortages and non-conformation to specifications
  • Document and escalate any customer service issues and/or shipping/receiving errors
  • Assist with training of new employees
  • Complete safety reports in relation to health and safety issues.
  • Develop constructive and cooperative working relationships wit those on your team, as well as cross-functionally.
  • Assist with cycle counts under the direction of the cycle counter to ensure accurate knowledge of product location, condition and quality.
  • Back up for the Purchaser when required as well as assist Purchaser with locating material to be shipped out to internal customers (other plants).
  • First point of contact for al drivers on both docks.
  • Provide direction to the forklift drivers on offload sequence

 

Functional/Technical Competencies

  • Schedule appointments/timeslots with vendors for live load receipts and work within shipping appointment requirements from customers.
  • Maintain Kanban/supermarket and co-ordinate order requirements with Purchaser.
  • Receive all inventory into OHM and verify accuracy of packing slips
  • Perform regular material warehouse audits to ensure that material is undamaged and maintained neatly throughout the warehouse – in shipping docks periodic audits of trailer loading according to work orders are correct and consistent.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Experience/Education

  • High School graduate or equivalent 
  • At least 2-3 years prior Logistics/Customer Service experience  
  • Prior experience in a manufacturing or distribution environment an asset
  • Expert ability to influence and effectively communicate with individuals/groups from varied backgrounds and skill levels
  • Must be proficient with MS Office (especially Excel)
  • Task oriented with strong organizational and time management skills
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Strong written and oral communication skills

Job Factors/Work Environments

  • Mix of office and floor job as required
  • Long standing or walking might be required

 

Key Relationships

  • Shipping/receiving Supervisor
  • Production Manager
  • Production team
  • Operation Leadership team
  • Purchaser
  • Scheduler

Competencies

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