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Sr Distribution Specialist

Coppell, Texas
Warehouse/Distribution


Job Description

Requisition ID: RC55129-1
Company: FedEx Trade Networks
Job Title: Sr Distribution Specialist
Job Requisition Number: RC55129
Time Type: Full Time
Job Type: Regular
Primary Job Posting Location:
1144 W. Bethel Road
Coppell, Texas 75019
United States

Posting Date: 2018-04-06
Job Posting End Date: 2018-04-30

To receive, store, ship and/or pick merchandise at the distribution facility including accurately sorting, counting, locating and handling shipments. This is achieved through meeting company objectives and maintaining customer satisfaction, while limiting the company's liability through the safe and proper handling of freight.


Load/unload floor loads or palletized freight on and off trucks. Operate forklift and pallet jacks. Receive inventories by SKU # or stage cartons/pallets for staging or processing in facility. Pick and pack individual units from master cartons, proper repack to ensure cargo is not damaged. Handle and sort returns or inbound freight logging or input in wms system. Remove selected cartons from shipments for customs examinations and/or distribution/reforwarding. Accurately process small parcel machines or log sheets or inventories counts when requested. Handle small parcel shipping as well as participate in training other employees on this process. Manage multiple accounts including direct customer contact. Operate equip in facility with safety first. Maintain an organized work area to assure cleanliness and safety. Advise management of safety issues or equipment/building concerns. Participate in and take responsibility of special projects through completion. Participate in cross-training and set an example for other employees on daily tasks. Set up and establish accounts in the warehouse management system (wms). Involved directly in billing activities including recording inventory levels and double checking counts. Anticipate, identify and resolve problems that could delay the timely movement of freight including advising customer service of carrier issues from pick-up and deliveries.

High school diploma/GED. Three (3) or more experience in the transportation industry. Thorough knowledge of distribution activities. Excellent communication and comprehension skills. Excellent organizational skills for freight compliance. Ability to operate computers and forklift and pallet jack equipment. Good math skills. Ability to use good safety judgment. Ability to lift 30 lbs regularly and more with appropriate assistance. Ability to work within a schedule and prioritize work to meet deadlines. A self-starter and detail oriented.


FedEx Trade Networks provides freight forwarding, as well as import and export services that allow companies to reach markets throughout the world. They help customers of all sizes solve the intricacies of shipping goods globally by providing comprehensive international ocean and air freight forwarding, surface transportation and distribution, customs brokerage, trade and customs advisory services, and advanced e-commerce and trade facilitation solutions. We're glad you stopped by and hope your job search experience with FedEx Trade Networks, Inc. will be rewarding. We look forward to hearing from you!

FedEx Trade Networks, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disability status.

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Import Notice to All Applicants: FedEx Trade Networks Transport and Brokerage, Inc. is engaged in an industry regulated by federal law that prohibits it from employing convicted felons. Therefore, it must determine whether applicants have been convicted of felonies before a hiring decision is made. A criminal background check will be required of all selected applicants before a hiring decision is made.

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