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Logistics Coordinator
Mayfield, Graves, KY (42066)(public transit accessible)
Number of openings: 1
Application closing date: 12/6/2018

Normal working days: weekdays
Salaried "Exempt" position
Advanced manufacturing

The Logistics Coordinator manages daily acquisition of trucks and drivers to support the Mayfield Consumer Products (MCP) Operations, including availability for problem solving on a 24/7 basis. This position requires quick decision making with an understanding of the urgency / priority each delivery and/or shipment. Foresees issues and resolves problems to ensure timely delivery of product to end site. Implementation of a plan to support MCP’s normal Raw Material flow as well as occasional, last minute transportation needs due to production schedule changes. 

Oversee all details of the trucking company 
Daily scheduling of trucks, trailers and drivers for site transfers and emergency shipments 
Manage/oversee other drivers (expect 2-3 additional drivers/ 2 shifts) 
Acquisition of drivers 
Ability to plan daily and nightly movements to maximize the use of equipment/assets 
Holding drivers accountable for the quality and timeliness of their work 
Handles required small interfacility package moments when necessary 
Able to keep a cool head in high pressure, time sensitive situations 
Assists leads and coordinates dispatch for other plants as required 
Communication: Direct Interface to facilitate communication with multiple departments and maintenance vendors 
Daily interaction with multi-site plant managers 
Inter-Company Customer Service - Daily interaction and problem solving 
Daily Interaction with Plant 
Ability and willingness to assist loading & unloading when necessary 
Ability to record and communicate the administrative needs of the company 
Responsible for equipment maintenance coordination with vendors and vendor selection. 

Minimum - High School Diploma 
3 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment handling fast paced deliveries.

Applicants preferred to have at least a High school diploma/GED or equivalent
Applicants are preferred to have had at least 3 years experience

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