Boise Cascade Building Materials Distribution has an opening for
a Freight Specialist. Please review the responsibilities and needed
qualifications below and apply today!
Boise Cascade has been in the business of manufacturing wood
products and distributing building materials for over half a
century. Today we're one of the largest manufacturers of plywood
and engineered wood products in North America - and the only
wholesale stocking distributor for building products that can
service the entire United States. Because our business is built on
relationships, our associates are critical to our success. And
we're committed to investing in them. That's why we offer a
comprehensive benefits package designed to have a positive impact
on all areas of your life - from health and well-being, career and
community, to financial security and personal safety, with many
benefits beginning on your first day of employment. We call it,
Total Rewards. Here's a snapshot of what we offer:
* We care about your Health, Well-Being, and Future: * Medical +
Prescription, Dental + Vision * Flexible Spending Account, Health
Reimbursement Account, Preventive Care
* Life and Accidental Death Insurance, 401(k)/Roth Retirement
Plan Options with Employer Contributions * Tuition Assistance,
Employee Assistance Program
* We offer paid Time Away from Work: * 8 Holidays,
Personal/Vacations Days * Disability Benefits, Parental Leave
* We Appreciate you: * Competitive Base and Incentive Pay for
all positions * Service Recognition Program * Professional
development and career progression opportunities
Schedule the inbound and/or outbound delivery of products and
orders to customers via contract or company truck drivers.
Coordinate with the location's personnel to provide trucking
arrangements for all freight needs. Utilize RFN system (review
routes, assign route number, release pick ticket information to
scanning equipment) for trucks and/or will calls. Maintain the
company-owned truck fleet including truck maintenance, maintenance
records, and physical inspection of equipment keeping them in
effective operating condition. Meet customer service requirements
and monitor department productivity and location goals. Create
day-to-day safety awareness and DOT and OSHA regulations. Develop
efficient delivery schedules effectively utilizing trucks and / or
use of contract drivers. Assure timely filing of DOT reports and
Driver Services records. Maintain profiles and freight contracts,
motor carrier profiles, shipping rates, driving logs, etc. and
update the TIS system as appropriate. Train driving associates.
Demonstrate strong commitment to safety, quality, environmental
awareness, and continuous process improvement. Perform other duties
and responsibilities as assigned.
Basic Qualifications: High school education or equivalent.
Normal office environment with minimal physical exertion.
Preferred Qualifications: Knowledge and experience with DOT
regulations, requirements and truck driver safety a plus. Effective
communication skills. Ability to perform tasks in a fast paced work
environment. Requires proficiency in utilizing computer software
applications necessary for performing job responsibilities. Ability
to understand and apply addition, subtraction, multiplication and
Competencies: Applied Learning, Collaborating, Communication,
Customer Orientation, Decision Making, Initiating Action, Managing
Work, Monitoring Information, Safety Focus, Work Standards.