Logistics Specialist

Position Title:    Logistics Specialist

Department Name: Supply Chain            

Supervisor’s Title: Supply Chain Manager

To apply: Send resumes to John Linn – j.linn@carpenterbrothersinc.com

About us

Carpenter Brothers, Inc. is a dealer/distributor/representative for manufacturers of industrial supplies and equipment. Carpenter Brothers, Inc. promotes technical progress and success for the foundry and other industries. The 100 years of Carpenter Brothers’ continuing success is attributed to the high-level expertise on specific foundry processes and products and the technical and manufacturing knowledge of our sales and customer service personnel.

Carpenter Brothers is a third-generation family-owned company with a strong focus on our employees. We have maintained a culture of teamwork, support, and growth for over 105 years in business.

Primary Purpose and Functions:

Functions with the Supply Chain department to assist in the management of logistics.

Essential Functions & Responsibilities:

· Work with transportation providers (truckload, LTL, rail, bulk pneumatic) to secure rate quotes

· Communicate with transportation providers and CBI/JCE Customer Service to track shipments and ensure on-time delivery

· Freight quotes for internal departments, including new business and LTL

·RFQ for transportation vendors

· Paperwork and logistics for import and export of international items


· Relevant bachelor’s degree in business, supply chain, or logistics (preferred)

· 2-3 Years experience in supply chain, purchasing, or logistics

· Ability to work in a Microsoft Office environment – proficient in Excel

· Previous ERP experience

· Detail oriented mindset

· Able to lift 50 lbs

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.