Logistics Manager Scrap Metal Services, L.L.C., a growing and dynamic scrap metal recycling and processing company, is adding a Logistics Manager to its corporate team at its headquarters in Burnham, IL. This new position will be expected to lead and grow the logistics department by overseeing dispatch, managing inventory, freight and freight rates (truck, rail, and barge), budgeting, developing systems and implementing the strategic and logistical goals of the Company. This position will report directly to the President. The Logistics Manager will be a strategic part of the continued growth and success of the organization. Six to ten years of logistics/trucking experience, with previous background in a related industry preferred. The requisite skill set and experience includes the following: • Extensive knowledge of Department of Transportation (DOT) rules and regulations • Manage and prioritize equipment maintenance needs • Ability to meet budget demands and strategic planning requirements • Ability to work independently, with minimal supervision • Demonstrated ability to grow own support team by interviewing, staffing and managing logistics department • Ability to travel to manage several different locations (usually regionally, but some national travel required), with proven ability to lead and meet deadlines • Ability to manage internal trucking (dispatch from multiple locations), industry trucking rates and schedule accordingly to meet customer demands • Excellent customer relations and communication skills (verbal and written) • Degree from a four-year college strongly preferred • Proficient in computer and database systems including: o MS Office Suite o Inventory Tracking Software o Company Software If you feel that you are a good match for this position, please forward your resume to: email@example.com Salary is negotiable, based on experience. E/O/E
- Experience in our industry a plus - Able to work in a fast paced environment - Able to grow and develop the Logistics Department - Able to Manage Fleet Independently
Additional Salary Information: Salary is negotiable depending on years of experience
Scrap Metal Services, LLC (SMS) is a privately-held company, headquartered in Burnham (Chicago), IL. Founded in 2005, SMS has grown rapidly through diversification in scrap processing, steel mill services and intermodal truck, container and railcar dismantling, ship and oil rig recycling, as well as trailer leasing operations.SMS buys new prompt industrial scrap from metalworking manufacturers and... steel service centers and obsolete scrap from dealers, peddlers, demolition contractors, railroads, ship owners, trucking and equipment leasing companies.SMS Mill Services, LLC, a subsidiary of Scrap Metal Services provides highly efficient and cost-effective scrap management, slag handling and other support services for steel producing mills.All Star Metals LLC, a subsidiary of Scrap Metal Services, is a world class ship and oil rig dismantling and recycling facility and licensed environmental remediation contractor.Scrap Metal Services has become a recycling industry leader, committed to responsibly and efficiently serving its customers and the community with integrity and professionalism, in an environmentally safe manner.Scrap Metal Services, LLC specializes in scrap processing, management, brokerage, and steel mill services to ferrous and non-ferrous suppliers and consumers emphasizing customer service and integrity.Scrap Metal Services is committed to our suppliers and consumers by effectively sourcing, processing, and marketing scrap metal for recycling. We actively pursue long lasting relationships by partnering with our customers providing quality service built upon integrity, honesty, and professionalism. We are committed to meeting our employees and customers needs by exceeding their expectations.