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Associate Logistics/Distribution Analyst

Date: Jun 5, 2021

Location: Hawkins, WI, US, 54530

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.

OUR COMPANY

JELD-WEN (NYSE:JELD), founded in 1960, is one of the world’s largest door and window manufacturers, with more than 22,000 employees operating in 24 countries globally. Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, JELD-WEN designs, produces and distributes an extensive range of interior and exterior doors, wood, vinyl and aluminium windows and related products for use in the new construction and repair and remodelling of residential homes and non-residential buildings. 
Our products and services afford us the opportunity to enter peoples’ workplaces, homes and daily lives. With this privilege comes great responsibility to ensure that the products we deliver are reliable and enrich the places and lives that they touch. We bring beauty and security to the spaces that touch our lives.

We act with integrity, invest in people, inspire through innovation, deliver on our promises and improve every day. We are seeking talented individuals who share this purpose and values and want to excel in their field of expertise. We offer excellent benefits, a collaborative environment in which to apply your talent and a dynamic and growing company, with exceptional career progression opportunities.

Job Title:
Logistics/Transportation Specialist

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned. 
 

  • Plan the daily delivery schedule for the following week using Titan and TMS (Transportation Mgmt Software). 
  • Communicate load plans to the appropriate carriers. 
  • Print shipping summary pick lists daily for dock personnel to use when loading trucks. 
  • Process LTL and UPS shipment paperwork for daily pickups. 
  • Provide invoicing staff with a list of trucks to invoice daily as trucks leave the property.  
  • Escalate to carriers and Plant & Office Manager any trucks that were not picked up on time to understand when the trucks will leave the property. 
  • Sort through previous day summary pick lists for backorders and inform call centers. 
  • Re-date the backorders in Titan to enable the orders to ship in the following week. 
  • Monitor CASSPORT's 3rd party billing system to rectify any shipping invoices with discrepancies. 
  • Resolve issues with carriers/drivers if problems occur during deliveries. 
  • Review open order report to re-date orders that did not ship on time. 
  • Communicate past due order reports to Office and Shipping Manager. 
  • Resolve issues with LTL carriers (damages/returns/mis-directed freight). 
  • Monitor inter-company transfer order reports and communicate with other plants if orders do not ship from the transfer location. 
  • Generate weekly/monthly freight accrual reports and open order reports. 
  • Provide any additional weekly reporting to Management as directed. 
  • Act as a back-up to the Shipping Expediter position when PTO is taken by current Expediter. 

 

Qualifications:

 

  • Candidate must possess strong communication skills and be able to multi-task. 
  • Computer literacy is required. 
  • Candidate must be able to work independently as well as being part of a team. 
  • Overtime as needed will be necessary in the busier months of the year. 
  • Participation in quarterly inventories on a Saturday is also required.   

 

 

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JELD-WEN is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant for employment or employee on the basis of race, color, religious creed, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by applicable discrimination laws.

Unless explicitly requested or approached by JELD-WEN, the company will not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies, or fee-based recruitment services


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