Logistics Coordinator

River Grove, IL 60171

Job ID: 20665 Industry: Customer Service

Smart Resources is a division of BG Staffing that specializing in administrative support staffing. We are currently conducting a search for a temp to hire Logistics Coordinator to assist a wholesale supplier company in River Grove, IL

Job Title: Logistics Coordinator
Location: River Grove, IL
Job Type:  Temp to hire
Temp Pay Rate: $16.00- $19.00/hr
Hours: Full Time, Monday- Friday
Process: Candidates will be required to pass a background check and drug test

Job Responsibilities:

  • Routing and scheduling shipment by air, rail, or truck; and billings and classification manuals

  • Coordinates traffic activities of warehouse, routing of out-going freight and verification/re-shipment of incoming freight

  • Develops procedures for transportation of other materials to processing/production areas and transportation of merchandise from department to customer' s warehouses

  • Determines most efficient and economical routing and mode of transportation

  • Negotiates rates to meet budgets

  • Schedules shipments and notifies department or customers of arrival dates

  • Ensures compliance with inter-state and intra-state, federal and international laws and regulations and company policies

  • Reviews documents to ensure all aspects are in accordance with mode of transportation and destination of shipment

  • Reviews all freight bills for accuracy and compliance.

  • Coordinates and communicates shipments with the Managers from shipping, receiving, credit department, customer service, accounting, and with warehouse employees


  • High School Diploma and 2-3 years in traffic coordination

  • Reliable self-starter, willing to take on new responsibilities, learns quickly

  • Detail- orientated

  • Go- getter, enthusiastic, high energy personality

  • Ability to continuously develop and adapt

  • Proficient in Word, Excel, PowerPoint

  • Tech savvy

  • Ability to problem solve, anticipate needs, multi-task, and work efficiently in a fast paced environment

  • Ability to complete assigned duties in a timely manner as requested by Supervisor/Manager

  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing

  • Team player

***Thank you in advance for your interest; all qualified candidates will be contacted directly!

Lauren Rice

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