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Mount Sopris Instruments is always looking for bright, innovative, interesting people to join our engineers, researchers and developers, assemblers and administration teams. If you are interested in working for a company that is on the leading edge of technologies supporting groundwater, mining, geotechnical, oil and gas, and environmental industries, please send your resume to HRDept@mountsopris.com.

Logistics Geophysical Equipment shipping

Job Posting: Logistics Coordinator

Mount Sopris Instrument Company, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of borehole geophysical logging systems for groundwater, mining, geotechnical and other applications. For over 60 years, Mount Sopris has delivered innovative solutions to drillers, miners, engineers and researchers in over 120 countries around the world.

We offer a very competitive compensation package, which includes a base wage, performance bonus, and an outstanding benefits package, including 100% coverage of premiums for medical, dental, and long-term disability. We also offer a generous 401(k) matching program.

We are looking for Logistics Coordinator who will work in our shipping department processing the shipping and receipt of goods. This person will be responsible for making sure orders are packaged correctly, documentation is created accurately, ensuring stock and other materials are being moved through the facility efficiently and safely.

The ideal candidate will enjoy the breadth of responsibility and development opportunities that go along with working in a small yet growing company.

Job Title: Logistics Coordinator

Duties:

  • Pull, package, and ship goods both international and domestic
  • Receive incoming product into inventory management database
  • Check-in and process product returns for repair
  • Ensure accuracy of all orders being shipped
  • Create and maintain all necessary shipping documentation for orders (commercial invoice, packing list, certificate of origins, etc.)
  • Manages activities throughout the order fulfilment and transportation cycle to make sure established deadlines and customer expectations are met
  • Oversees new sales inventory by pulling and kitting new sales orders
  • Communicate effectively with freight forwarders and shipping companies in order to maintain low cost and high quality service
  • Use software and other methods to route, create, track, and prioritize incoming/outgoing shipments
  • Communicate effectively with other internal departments regarding the status of shipments and priorities
  • Responsible for keeping the warehouse area clean and organized

 

Qualifications:

  • Preferred but not required, APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM), CSCP or CLTD certifications
  • Experienced in international shipping methods, including creating documents such as commercial invoices, packing lists, certificate of origins, etc.
  • Effective communication skills, both written and oral are required.
  • Strong organization skills required. Must be detail oriented.
  • Must be a continual learner with desire to grow professionally.
  • Strong work ethic, team player, and results-orientation required.
  • Talent for recognizing the opportunities for process improvement in those connections
  • Decision making ability, problem-solving skills, ability to prioritize, procedural mindset
  • LEAN/5S training
  • Some heavy lifting occasionally required depending upon equipment.
  • No relocation benefits offered for this position.
  • High school diploma; BSc/BA in supply chain, logistics or relative field is a definite plus

 

If you meet the above requirements and are interested in becoming part of our team, send your resume and salary requirements to HRDept@mountsopris.com. Please also include a cover letter stating why we should carefully consider your candidacy. For more information on our company, please visit our website at www.mountsopris.com.  Thank you for your interest!