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Transportation Cooridinator

Camden, NJ, USA Req #1191
Monday, July 1, 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!

I.                Summary

The Transportation Coordinator is responsible for ensuring that customer transportation needs are met by providing excellent customer service. Duties include creating and managing driver reporting, manages asset and personnel compliance, and facilitates shipments using transportation software systems. This career requires strong proficiency in Excel, knowledge of DOT laws and regulations, and one to two years of previous Transportation logistics experience.

II.             Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Creates and manages all driver reporting such as driver recovery, PNL’s, and driver’s hours.
  • Manages daily shipments with dispatch operational activities.
  • Tracks pick-ups and deliveries for efficiency and cost recoveries.
  • Follows and reinforces client guidelines and parameters.
  • Assists with creating customized SOP’s for transportation department.
  • Manages asset and personnel compliance data such as registrations, permitting, and licensing.
  • Responds timely to client requests and inquiries.
  • Manages shipment routing.
  • Tenders shipments to carriers.
  • Uses various transportation software systems to facilitate shipment and compliance.
  • Provides support on miscellaneous projects as needed.
  • Other job duties as assigned.

III.           Required Skills / Abilities

  • Excellent verbal and written communication.
  • Knowledge of DOT laws and regulations.
  • Demonstrated ability to multitask and work under pressure to meet deadlines.
  • Ability to work in a team as well as independently.
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Excel.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Creative problem solving skills and the ability to resolve issues and provide solutions.

IV.           Education & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred but not required.


  • 1-2 years of Transportation logistics experience required.


  • Experience in scrap metal recycling industry preferred but not required.
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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  • Job Family US Administration
  • Pay Type Salary
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  • Camden, NJ, USA