Shipping Expeditor in Bedford Park, IL at Crown Services, Inc

Date Posted: 10/7/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

A manufacturer of custom fencing systems in the Bedford Park area is looking for a Shipping Expeditor. This company provides safety, security and storage solutions to all of their customers!


The hours are 8am-4:30pm. This is a temp to perm opportunity. 


Pay will be based on experience and will range $15-$18/hour.


What will you do:

-Work closely with Shipment Planning Lead to gather and communicate the needed information for the order status to all shipments.  

-Review all past due, current and next day promise ship dates, and any future shipments that are available and approved to ship earlier than originally scheduled. 

-Check Status of all (past, current and near future orders (currently at 3 days, future will be longer, 5-10 days) that are missing material, work orders not closed, etc.  

-Obtain dates from Production and Purchasing as to when product will arrive and/or be available for Shipping. 

-Update shipping information into the Omega Cube ERP system. 

-Review and communicate to Customer Service all scheduled orders that are in jeopardy of missing the on-time promised ship date as well as any revised ship date information.

-Run and print daily pick lists, packing slips, and BOL’s for the shipments that are going to ship or that are going to be worked on for the current day and/or next day.

-Communicate and coordinate all schedule changes for carrier pickups.

-Maintain and update a spreadsheet for the total of the Planned vs. Actual Total Orders and Invoice Dollars per day. 

-Maintain records for deviations which occurred for planned vs. actual for the previous day.

-Assist Shipment Planning Lead and Inventory Manager with physical inventory and various tasks as required.


Why work for Crown?

-Get paid weekly!

-We offer benefits after 30 days

-Temp to perm opportunities!



Job Requirements

What you must have:

-High School diploma or GED is required, 4 year degree is preferred

-2-3 years’ experience in a plant administrative role

-Must have strong knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook

-Basic knowledge of manufacturing equipment and operating procedures

-Must be detail orientated, have strong organizational skills, and a team player

-Must have good and clear written, verbal, and interpersonal skills

-Must be a self-starter who takes initiative and requires little supervision

-Must be able to comply with a pre-employment drug test


How to apply:

-Updated resume must be submitted to Chicago-burbank@crownservices.com


You can text “Shipping Expeditor” to 708-229-1188 with any questions