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Specialist, Operations

Date: Nov 20, 2020

Location: Houston, TX, US, 77020

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.

Join XPO Logistics, a company named among the most admired in the world by Fortune and one of America’s best employers by Forbes. We are always looking for skilled employees who take pride in their work and show dedication to their job. As the Specialist, Operations, your strong work ethic and attention to the small details will ensure our operations continue to run smoothly. If you’re looking for a growth opportunity, join us at XPO.

 

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and more.

 

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Support the Dispatcher in their duties of dispatching trucks to meet customer requirements
  • Make appointments for pickup/delivery and update systems
  • Keep track of empty container availability
  • Forward Proof of Delivery on appropriate web-billed accounts
  • Monitor import container releases from the pier and rail to prevent demurrage
  • Oversee and answer daily emails

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • 1 year of experience in operations

It’d be great if you also have:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 1 year of transportation experience
  • Experience with Microsoft Office
  • Excellent analytical, communication and time management skills

Be part of something big.

 

XPO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.

 

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.

 

XPO adheres to CDC, OSHA and state and local requirements regarding COVID safety. All employees and visitors are expected to comply with XPO policies which are in place to safeguard our employees and customers.

 

All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test.

 

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.


Nearest Major Market: Houston