Seasonal Field Transportation Specialist - Short Term Assignment


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This position is for FTW8, a Pop Up location to handle additional peak volume. The physical address is 3351 Balmorhea Dr, Dallas, TX 75241. This position will be a seasonal short term assignment.

Seasonal Field Transportation Specialist – Job Description:

  • Perform functions to maintain yard accuracy
  • Correspond with multiple shipping companies and their contacts
  • Facilitate the relationship between the yard team and the IB and OB FC teams.
  • Use multiple shipping company's software to ship and track packages
  • Coordinate trailers to corresponding dock doors and cross docks using the appropriate
  • Troubleshoot shipping problems and errors to resolution
  • Communicate well with fellow employees and coordinate activities according to needs
  • Comprehensive understanding of shipping requirements, rules and obligations by carrier, destination and package type
  • Ensure that all safety measures and precautions are in place and being used regarding the docks and trailers
  • Assist in off-site yard operations

Basic Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

  • Need to know or be able to learn the Shipping process
  • Need to know or be able to learn the carrier provided shipping tools
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Must be able to communicate well with peers, managers and outside carriers
  • Must be well organized and detailed oriented with the ability to multi-task
  • Must be accurate, reliable and understand the importance of deadlines
  • Must be able to work as required to satisfy deadline
  • Must be able to be proactive and work well with others
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills are a must
  • Internal

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