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Company: Lamb Weston
Location: Quincy, WA
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Food, Beverage


Job Description Summary

Works with production management and field staff to ensure adequate supply of raw product is delivered and available to meet daily production demands. Coordinates the dispatching of third-party provider trucks to transport raw product from the field or storage and deliver to plant location in accordance with delivery demands. Utilizing GPS tracking, monitors in-bound trucks and communicates with drivers, plant management, and the third-party provider delays, issues, or anticipated product changes throughout shift. Analyzes transportation/delivery data to uncover inefficiencies and recommend solutions. Coordinates with raw receiving to ensure arriving trucks are met and offloaded quickly and effectively. Communicates with over-the-road drivers and supervisors as required. Monitors efficient flow of order fill and shipment, product receipt and put away.

Job Description

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Participate in the safety engagement process
  • Must have strong knowledge of raw product and raw product storage 
  • Must have the ability to collaborate and communicate effectively with vendors, management and hourly employees alike 
  • Assigns trucks to deliver raw product to meet daily production demands 
  • Records time of dispatch, destination, raw type, and expected time of delivery 
  • Investigates overdue vehicles 
  • Directs activities of drivers by computer and voice communication 
  • Establishes service or delivery routes 
  • Manage trailers on site 
  • Complete daily raw receiving reconciliation 
  • Ability to work all shifts (day/swing/graveyard/rotating)
  • Other duties may be assigned

Qualifications & Experience

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) 
  • Related experience in dispatch and transportation a plus
  • Potato processing experience a plus 
  • Equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Excel and computer aptitude 
  • Bilingual English/Spanish desirable

Job Qualifications

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