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The main functions performed by a Transportation Coordinator in the Customer Service Department include:
Coordinate the necessary activities associated with shipping assigned products to customers. Includes all SAP order (delivery) processing requirements to generate customer invoices for products shipped.
Work in Descartes Load Tendering system for motor carrier selection. Apply routes to bills of lading. Tender motor carriers for shipments as required.
Communicate product supply demand requirements to various plant personnel.
Provide Monroeville Customer Service personnel with timely customer shipment information and product inventory information.
Respond to customer complaints in a timely manner.
Resolve any transportation carrier service issues in an effective manner.
Pay transportation invoices.
Manage and verify daily railcar billing issues. Address and resolve issues.
The Transportation Coordinator must:
Possess sound judgment and good communication skills; both verbal and written. Good team work skills are required with multifunctional groups within and outside of the Plant.
Be able to organize and process order information quickly and communicate customer requirements in a timely manner.
Have basic knowledge of product specifications and loading procedures.
Have an understanding of the regulations governing the shipments of hazardous materials.
Adhere to department policies and procedures.
Be able to use the computer and be knowledgeable in the use of the systems available to do the job. Possess proficiency in EXCEL, WORD, SAP, Outlook and Electronic Document Management System, Internet Applications, Vessel Loading Program, TMS (caustic truck loading system)
PPG prides itself on the quality of its employees and as such, candidates who receive a job offer will be required to successfully pass a hair drug/toxins test and a background check.
PPG Industries, Inc. offers an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others. An Equal Opportunity Employer.
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PPG Industries, Inc. (PPG) is a global supplier of protective and decorative coatings. The Company operates in six segments: Performance...