Norfolk Southern Logistics Coordinator in Fort Wayne, Indiana


Job Description

NOTE: This is a NIGHT swing position 1800-0600, 7on/7off… Monday 1800 through the following Monday 0600

Primary Purpose: Manages & coordinates pick-ups & deliveries of customer freight.

Principal Duties:

  • Manages customer pick-up & delivery.

  • Coordinates all customer freight movements.

  • Builds relationships with assigned dray carriers to ensure timely pick-up & delivery.

  • Partners with drays, the inland port & customers to ensure on-time service.

  • Books export loads for customers.

  • Enters deadheads for dray carriers.

  • Coordinates weekly shipments.

  • Monitors weekly shipments via rail & truck. Works to resolve any issues.

  • Enters, monitors & traces weekly pick-ups & deliveries.

  • Produces daily & weekly reports on pick-ups & deliveries.

  • Maintains accurate inventory of equipment.

Job Related Experince:

  • Minimum Level: 1-2 years / Preferred Level: 3-5 years

Education Level:

  • Preferred Level: Bachelor’s Degree

  • Business or Finance

Technical Skills:

  • MS Excel/Spreadsheets

  • MS Word

  • MS PowerPoint

  • MS Outlook

  • Basic Math

Skills & Abilities:

  • Problem solving

  • Communication skills

  • Ability to prioritize

  • Organizational skills

  • Analytical ability

Work Conditions

Environment: Office

Shift Work: Yes

On-Call: No

Weekend Work: Yes

Travel Required: 0-2 days/month

Company Overview

Norfolk Southern Corporation(NYSE: NSC) is one of the nation’s premier transportation companies. Its Norfolk Southern Railway Company subsidiary operates approximately 19,500route milesin 22 states and the District of Columbia, serves every major container port in the eastern United States, and provides efficient connections to other rail carriers. Norfolk Southern operates the most extensive intermodal network in the East and is a major transporter of coal, automotive, and industrial products.

We are a team of more than 28,000 employees working together to maintain our reputation as "The Thoroughbred of Transportation". As an industry leader, Norfolk Southern offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package.

Norfolk Southern is an equal opportunity employer including veterans and disabled.