Powell Industries, Inc. Logistics Coordinator in North Canton, Ohio

As a Logistics Coordinator - Shipping Lead you will be performing the following tasks to support outbound domestic and international shipments:

* Direct a group of Shipping Associates to follow shipping schedule and meet departmental and company goals:

* Ensure Safety training and practices are continuously performed for all personnel in the department.

* Coordinate work schedules for Shipping Department personnel.

* Make sure that employees have adequate material and tools to complete the assigned tasks.

* Track, approve and record employees labor hours;

* Maintain safe and clean work environment.

* Verify and prepare items for outgoing shipment.

* Coordinate with customers for delivery requests, appointments and requirements.

* Prepare all shipping paperwork/documents.

* Deliver material from manufacturing area to the shipping by physically moving parts, by hand, forklift and crane securing loads when required.

* When needed, packaging, marking and labeling of all material for shipment according to Company procedures and state and federal regulations.

* When needed, load/unload material on trucks by physically moving parts, by hand, forklift and crane securing loads when required.

* Contact selected carriers for scheduling pickups.

* Verify materials loaded against Bill of Lading and Packing List.

* Obtain appropriate signatures from truck drivers.

* Verify truck drivers are compliant with company safety procedures.

* Process necessary Oracle Transactions in the Ship Function.

* File freight claims, damage, or loss.

* Examine outgoing shipments to ensure shipments meet specifications.

* Perform tools inspection (Nail and Staple gun, drills, etc...).

* Maintain inventory of shipping materials and supplies.

* Additional tasks per supervisor request.

Job Requirements:

* 5 years experience in Shipping.

* Good leadership skills

* Good product knowledge

* Detail and results oriented, excellent accuracy and commitment to meeting deadlines.

* Excellent communication skills with ability to solve problems and prevent conflicts Forklift and Crane certifications are required.

* Past Shipping/Receiving experience is desirable.

* High School Diploma or equivalent.

* Saw experience is a plus.

* Able to read a mechanical part or assembly drawing.

* Basic knowledge of MS Office products.

* Mechanical aptitude.

* Able to work in a production/manufacturing environment.

* Stable and current work history; demonstrating the ability to stay at a job for more than 12 months is desirable.