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TRANSPORTATION COORDINATOR

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Job ID:
R15363
Location:
Veritiv - Kent WA
City:
Kent
State:
WA
Veritiv has an expansive North American network with more than 180 locations, and we do business with
more than half of the Fortune 500. We're a big company, but we’re also a new company, shaping our
systems and processes to support a successful and sustainable future. We don't just encourage an
entrepreneurial spirit, we embody it.
Are you looking to join a company where you feel empowered in your work and your job is not just a job,
but a path toward a rewarding and successful career? Do you want to be part of a company that
customers and suppliers not only want to do business with but need to do business with?
If you answered yes, then Veritiv might be the place for you. We encourage you to learn about and apply
to Veritiv if you seek a unique work experience, where diverse ideas are met with enthusiasm, and where
you can realize your full potential.

Position Description

Provides clerical/administrative support for the transportation function - including DoT compliance and reporting.

Job Responsibilities

  • Plans and coordinates work activities of the delivery team.
  • Ensures compliance with company and government policies and regulations (e.g., Safety, OSHA, HazMat, DOT, etc.).
  • Monitor driver DOT hours for compliance.
  • Able to understand and work with DMO (Driver Management Online) team to manage driver records, transportation safety, and compliance data.
  • Maintain fuel tax, purchases, and licensing for fleet.
  • Manage driver equipment and uniforms.
  • Oversee the maintenance and repair of the transportation fleet.
  • Knowledge of on board computers and computerized routing and monitor XRS system during the shift.
  • Knowledge of safety work practices, performs all duties in a safe manner, conducts safety meetings, and performs driver safety observations.
  • Resolve delivery related complaints from customers, drivers, sales and management team members.
  • Establish or adjust work procedures to meet schedules to minimize service failures.
  • Recommend measures to improve delivery methods, equipment and productivity.
  • Analyze and resolve problems and assist internal customers in solving work related issues.
  • Analyzes and reports freight costs and identifies freight savings opportunities.
  • Coordinate driver ride-along’s with assigned drivers on a regular basis.
  • Administer and support all federal, state and local laws pertaining to transportation.
  • Administer and support all company policies and programs.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Required Skills:

  • Strong PC skills are required.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Highly motivated with a competitive attitude.
  • Effective analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Excellent written/verbal communication skills.
  • Physical ability to perform essential functions of the job.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Attention to detail; accurate and thorough.
  • Strong customer service skills (friendly, courteous and helpful).
  • Ability to work quickly and efficiently.

Required Experience:

  • High school diploma or GED required
  • 2+ years related experience preferred

Physical Requirements

Physical activities required of this job include, but are not limited to: climbing, crouching, grasping, hearing, kneeling, lifting, pulling, pushing, reaching, repetitive motions, standing, stooping, talking, and walking.

Work Environment

Warehouse and office environment. Employee may be exposed to cold, heat, damp, or humid conditions. Will work around moving machinery, such as forklifts and pallet jacks. Will be exposed to exhaust fumes and paper dust. Noise level in work environment often loud.



Veritiv is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Individuals seeking employment are considered without regards to race, ethnicity, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, national origin, protected veteran status or any other classification protected by law. Additionally, Veritiv will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with Veritiv’s legal duty to furnish information. If you would like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant, please click here:http://www.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/poster_screen_reader_optimized.pdf

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