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Logistics Supervisor

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Dayton, OH

Logistics Supervisor


Job Description

Responsibilities include:
" Supervise Logistic Department staff.
" Develop and organize traffic procedures
" Evaluate and select carriers & methods of transport based on cost and on-time goals.
" Manage all customer shipping issues, including claims for loss or damage.
" Negotiate freight rates with outside carrier base.
" Manage all customs documentation requirements.
" Become proficient at the ever changing import / export laws and regulations.
" Process customs duty drawback paperwork.
" Ensure compliance with current transportation & customs regulations.
" Daily processing of picking tickets, packing lists and invoices.
" Review UPS shipments from offshore locations.
" Shares responsibility for keeping inventory accurate through personal and staff participation in cycle. counting, transaction control, warehousing procedures, and problem solving. Participate in or direct physical inventory as needed.
" Assist in accomplishing the broad array of tasks needed to accomplish the daily materials management functions.
" Develop and document all department procedures and work instructions.
" Seek out and develop new, consistant and effective packaging processes using cost effective materials.
" Work hands-on when needed.

We require:
" Four year degree in Logistics or Supply Chain Management desired. CLTD required within 3 years.
" Transportation/logisitics experience, preferably in a manufacturing environment.
" Experience with import/export procedures, international freight requirements.
" Understanding of international freight terminology.
" Team player with excellent communication and organizational skills.
" Ability to write in business language and analyze problem situations.
" Able to work independently in a fast paced office setting.
" Strong attention to detail.
" Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel), Internet, databases and ability to learn online systems. SAP software experience highly desirable.
" A good understanding of general business practices.
" Committed to resolving customer problems & answering customer questions in a positive manner.
" Demonstrates initiative and drive to begin & follow through on tasks in a timely manner.
" Works well under pressure and daily deadlines.
" Highly motivated & willing to work flexible hours to accommodate business needs.
" Excellent interpersonal skills.
" Ability to follow procedures and share knowledge with others.
" Can handle a minimum of 60#.
" Be able to become lift truck certified.
" Periodic domestic and international travel required.

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PDSI Technical Services is an equal opportunity employer, and does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, genetic information, national origin, age, disability, military service or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, consideration of employment staffing submissions are based on demonstrated skills, qualifications, work experience, expertise and expectations meeting the position requirements as specified by the client, including compensation