Messina is searching for a transportation planner for our client in Rosemont, IL for a 3 month contract role.

The Transportation Planner is responsible for planning, coordinating, and scheduling shipments from multiple locations. The Transportation Planner must always display a sense of urgency, which may require work outside of normal business hours, and act in an efficient and decisive manner.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Utilize routing information to create load plans for designated shipping locations
  • Provide carriers with required documentation for load scheduling
  • Communicate with and schedule freight carriers
  • Track and trace shipments as required
  • Perform Oracle Pick Release and Trip Building function
  • Coordinate shipment schedule with warehouse coordinators and carriers.
  • For export shipments, assure that all required documentation are prepared accurately and submitted on-time.
  • If applicable, maintain documents required for duty drawback submission.
  • Assist and support Distribution and Transportation teams
  • Complete or assist with miscellaneous projects as needed
  • Act as the Subject Matter Expert for all Operations and Transporation needs within Customer Operations
  • All other duties as assigned
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Transportation Planner | Contract

Rosemont, IL

Messina is searching for a transportation planner for our client in Rosemont, IL for a 3 month contract role.

The Transportation Planner is responsible for planning, coordinating, and scheduling shipments from multiple locations. The Transportation Planner must always display a sense of urgency, which may require work outside of normal business hours, and act in an efficient and decisive manner.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Utilize routing information to create load plans for designated shipping locations
  • Provide carriers with required documentation for load scheduling
  • Communicate with and schedule freight carriers
  • Track and trace shipments as required
  • Perform Oracle Pick Release and Trip Building function
  • Coordinate shipment schedule with warehouse coordinators and carriers.
  • For export shipments, assure that all required documentation are prepared accurately and submitted on-time.
  • If applicable, maintain documents required for duty drawback submission.
  • Assist and support Distribution and Transportation teams
  • Complete or assist with miscellaneous projects as needed
  • Act as the Subject Matter Expert for all Operations and Transporation needs within Customer Operations
  • All other duties as assigned

Learn More:

Taylor Johnson

Business Development Rep

tjohnson@messinagroupinc.com

847-692-0630

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