Randstad Load Planner in Aurora, Illinois

Load Planner

job details:

  • location:Aurora, IL

  • salary:$21 - $22 per hour

  • date posted:Monday, March 12, 2018

  • job type:Temp to Perm

  • industry:Transportation and Warehousing

  • reference:S_623011

  • questions:david.tomalewicz@randstadusa.com630-870-3746

job description

Are you looking for a career? We have a very exciting job opportunity at one of our very busy clients! These are potential temp to hire! Read below to see the qualifications!

Qualified candidates with 3PL and logistics background performing Load Planning duties; choosing low-cost mode and following up on customer-specific routing instructions and/or routing guides.

  • Identify complex move opportunities such as truckload multi-stops and pooling moves.

-Experience with Freight Pay

  • Coordinate & expedite requests, time-specific pickups and deliveries and other special requests.

  • Daily interaction with internal and customer personnel is required.

  • Make carrier selections,

  • Schedule appointments for pick-up and delivery activities

  • Monitor carrier performance, and resolve transportation problems in an expeditious and professional manner.

  • Identify, assign, and monitor a carrier base for customer's orders via truckload (TL), intermodal/rail and less than truckload (LTL) modes.

  • Familiarity with WMS, LMS, SAP systems, strong Excel preferred.

Working hours: 3rd Shift: Sunday through Thursday 10pm-7am


Must have a minimum of two years experience working within a corporate environment handling logistics and freight distribution for several major customers who ship both domestically and internationally. Knowledge of rate structures: LTL,TL, intermodal and air. These positions are long-term and possible temp-to-hire roles. Must possess two verifiable professional references, present a resume at time of interview and interview with our client.

Interested applicants can e-mail resumes to david.tomalewicz@randstadusa.com

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