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5/24/2017
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Intern (Operations)
XPO Logistics | Slc, Utah
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Job Description

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Boeing, Disney, Ikea and The Home Depot. XPO is a leading provider of transportation and logistics services throughout the supply chain, including freight brokerage, intermodal, contract logistics, expedite, last mile and global forwarding. We're passionate about helping our customers operate efficiently - and we've put tremendous resources in place to support our commitment. (NYSE: XPO)

 

Job Summary:

Provide general knowledge and exposure to the operational side of XPO Logistics.  Tasks may include serving as a point of contact for drivers and owner-operators, updating and inputting data into our systems, tracking, and tracing loads.

 

Job Duties:

  • Communicate daily with customers, potential customers, and independent contractors.
  • Real time input of pickup and delivery information into warehouse management systems.
  • Check in contract drivers and assist in matching paperwork and filing finished documents.
  • Communicates with the Customer Service team in regards to appointment scheduling.

 

Qualifications/ Requirements:

  • Currently enrolled in a four-year degree program.
  • Demonstrates good oral and written communication skills: ability to communicate effectively with team members and management.
  • Good analytical and organizational skills, works well under pressure, willingness to follow procedures, team player.
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel)
  • Capable of adapting to a changing environment (i.e. organizational, technological, etc.)
  • Ability to multi-task and handle multiple tasks simultaneously and accurately.
  • Requires occasional supervision and guidance from management to complete job functions and projects.
  • Exhibits professionalism in both actions and appearance.
  • Supports company commitment to Sarbanes-Oxley.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.

About XPO Logistics

XPO Logistics is a top ten global provider of transportation and logistics solutions. We provide services for truck brokerage and transportation, less-than-truckload, intermodal, highly-engineered supply chain solutions, contract logistics, last mile, expedite, global forwarding and managed transportation. XPO serves more than 50,000 customers with a highly integrated network of 1,469 locations in 32 countries. The bedrock of our company is our people: more than 84,000 employees operating as one cohesive organization with a single-minded focus on customer service. Many of the customers we serve are in the manufacturing, retail, e-commerce, industrial, technology, aerospace, chemical, life sciences and government sectors. You'll find that we're passionate about helping our customers operate their supply chains more effectively. Equally important are our qualitative resources: our zero-failure mentality, our deep experience in every service we offer, and our ability to provide integrated, end-to-end supply chain solutions to large accounts.

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