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LOGISTICS COORDINATOR - MAYFIELD

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Job Description
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. 

KEY TASKS & RESPONSIBILITIES: 
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. 

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

Requirements
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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