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Country:  United States
Location: 

Springfield, OH, US

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Employment type:  Undefined term
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Shipping Associate

At Konecranes, we believe that great customer experience is built on the people behind the Konecranes name – people committed to providing our customers with lifting equipment and services that lift their businesses. Everything we do, we do with passion and drive.

We believe diversity drives business success and is the foundation for our growth. We welcome different backgrounds and skills that enrich our community and we promote a place where we can ALL be ourselves. This is what makes Konecranes a unique place to work.

 

DESCRIPTION: The Logistics Specialist will coordinate shipments from the factory and provide logistics‐related customer service to our customers and their customers. 

 

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES: 

‐ Arrange carrier pickups that conform to traffic requirements and specific sales order 

requirements, balancing factory and/or customer costs with transit times. 

‐ Prepare bills of lading and other shipping documentation. 

‐ Coordinate and communicate with Packing personnel to ensure orders are packed in time for 

estimated carrier arrival. 

‐ Coordinate and communicate with shipping/loading personnel to help facilitate a smooth traffic 

flow of flatbed and LTL carriers for loading. 

‐ Add freight charges to orders that shipped via prepay & add (if required by the customer) as 

soon as the freight charges are available. 

‐ Ensure Goods Issue (GI) is completed for all orders immediately upon departure from the 

factory. 

‐ Provide all necessary customs documentation required for export orders. ie: Proforma invoice, 

NAFTA, COO (Country of Origin) and SED (Shippers Export Declaration) 

‐ Communicate shortage situations to planners/customers and track orders shipped short to 

ensure short parts are sent to the customer upon receipt. 

‐ Coordinate expedited shipments with urgency and provide customers with multiple shipping 

options to satisfy their needs. 

‐ Other duties as assigned by supervisor. 

 

EDUCATION: Associate’s degree or equivalent required. Working knowledge of domestic and 

international shipping requirements essential. 

 

EXPERIENCE: Must have a minimum of 2‐4 years related experience in a fast‐paced environment. 

Konecranes, Inc. and its affiliates will not accept resumes from external recruiters or agencies without a Service Agreement and Agency Portal submission. Any resumes sent without a Service Agreement and Agency Portal submission with Konecranes, Inc. are void of any fees and free for internal use. Applicable Konecranes data protection obligations are the responsibility of the agency.

Konecranes is a world-leading group of Lifting Businesses™, serving a broad range of customers. We are truly a global company with 16,900 employees at 600 locations in 50 countries. For over 80 years, we have been dedicated to improving the efficiency and performance of businesses in all types of industries. We believe that sustainable growth is a result of a strong responsible performance. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled/Other Protected Category.

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