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Senior Rail Logistics Coordinator

Becker, MN, USA Req #1199
Thursday, June 27, 2024
About Us:

EMR is one of the world’s leading metal recycling companies with a history spanning decades. At EMR, our employees are the heart and soul of our organization. We are committed to creating a workplace that prioritizes the well-being and safety of everyone. Our company provides a supportive and inclusive community where everyone's ideas and contributions are valued. We believe in teamwork and collaboration. 


Our mission is to provide our customers with efficient and reliable metal recycling services while minimizing the environmental impact of our operations. EMR recycles ten million tons of material annually, everything from beverage cans to aircraft carriers.  We work with a wide variety of metals including copper, aluminum, brass, and stainless steel and can recycle it into more than 200 different types of new sustainable raw materials.  


EMR offers our team a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance, retirement plans with company match, wellbeing benefits, employee assistance program and more. Join us and be a part of a team that puts people first!

The Senior Rail Logistics Coordinator is responsible for managing our fleet of rail cars and logistics of transporting material from our yards to their final destinations. This vital role ensures a smooth process by prioritizing compliance and communication throughout the transport.
Role Responsibilities:
  • Work directly with railroad to schedule the release of cars and shipments for scheduled pickup.
  • Ensure compliance with commodity weight regulations for rail movements.
    Negotiate rail rates for unit trains and manifest cars across 8 US facilities.
    Act as a liaison between the company and carriers, facilitating communication regarding demurrage, processes, and deviations.
    Manage, budget, and order additional rail equipment as needed (manifest cars).
    Send rail reports to receiving/shipping facilities in a timely manner.
    Serve as the primary approver for rail bill requests.
    Analyze logistics data, identify and predict deviations from processes, and implement procedural changes to enhance efficiency and capitalize on opportunities.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Logistics, Supply Chain Management, or a related field.
  • Experience with export documentation processes is required.
    Experience with unit trains, railroads, data tracking, and knowledge of rail software.
    Proven experience in negotiating rates and contracts.
    Proficiency in generating reports and tracking logistics data.
    Knowledge of industry trends and regulations.
    Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and other relevant software programs.
EMR USA Metal Recycling provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

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Other details

  • Job Family US Transportation
  • Pay Type Hourly
Location on Google Maps
  • Becker, MN, USA