Logistics Assist - 18 Month Temp (Job ID:MOU00698)

Employer Name Cargill   Address 00000
Job Type   Address 2
Experience   City Mount Crawford
Education   State Virginia
  Zip Code 22841

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**Logistics Assist \- 18 Month Temp**

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world\. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience\. We have 160,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work\.


**Position Purpose and Summary**

Transportation and planning: trip generation by consolidating multiple orders to build full truckloads with objective criteria to determine best value and load efficency\. The candidate must demonstrate a strong level of customer service including decision making ability when last minute changes occur\. The successful candidate must have broad knowledge of United States geography\.

**Principal Accountabilities**

45% Consolidate multiple orders to create full truckloads to optimize value and efficiency

25% Manage change and problem solving to rework loads as orders change or as new orders arrive and recognize cost saving opportunities

25% Fully cross train in all traffic department functions

5% Participate in transportation projects and other duties as required

Note: minimum travel might be required\.


**Minimum Required Qualifications:**

* High School Diploma or equivalent

* Working experience in Microsoft Office, Word, Excel and Outlook

* Availability to work weekends and holidays when needed

**Preferred Qualifications:**

* Knowledge of logistics

* A basic understanding of Department of Transportation Hours of Service

**Success Factors:**

* Strong organizational skills

* Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills for effective partnering with all internal and external stakeholders

* Demonstrated ability to be a team player and perform under pressure in a fast\-paced environment, including; sound prioritization, sense of urgency, and multitasking

* Demonstrated strong client and customer focus

* Demonstrated attention to detail and problem solving skills

* Ability to handle multiple tasks independently

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet\.

**Job** Transportation/Logistics and Forwarding

**Primary Location** US\-VA\-Mount Crawford

**Schedule** Full\-time

**Job Type** Temporary Work

**Shift** Day Job

**Req ID:** MOU00698

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