The Scheduler communicates and collaborates with vendors, carriers, Distribution Centers and Cross-Docks to efficiently schedule all freight in order of importance. Partners with the Inventory Control team on freight exceptions.
<ul><li><span style="font-size: 8pt; font-family: verdana, geneva;">Schedule inbound and outbound appointments accurately</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 8pt; font-family: verdana, geneva;">Communicate effectively with both internal and external cu
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.
High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and 1+ years of experience in scheduling, customer service or related field and/or training; required.
Comprehensive knowledge of administrative functions such as planning, organizing, coordinating, directing and controlling
General knowledge of shipping procedures would be helpful.
Able to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.
Must be able to operate a computer, phone and other office equipment.
Must be willing to work flexible hours including overtime, weekends and holidays.
Be able to effectively work in a team environment.
Effective verbal and written communication skills.
A great job—and a great future—awaits you at Smithfield Foods. As the world’s largest pork processor and hog producer, we’re a $15-billion global food company with more than 52,000 employees. We’re looking for motivated people who want to join our team and grow lasting and meaningful careers with us.
We’re passionate about delivering on our promise to produce “Good Food. Responsibly.®”, and military veterans throughout the company support our mission. These veterans understand the value of purposeful work and play a daily role in advancing Smithfield Foods.
Veterans have a variety of backgrounds, and to match that, Smithfield offers a variety of careers. Areas of possibility include: