Special Metals

Essential Functions

Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in verifying and keeping records on outgoing shipments. Oversees outgoing shipping activities to ensure accuracy, completeness, and condition of shipments.
Independently studies shipping notices, bills of lading, orders, routes and rates, and other records to determine shipping priorities, work assignments, and shipping methods required to meet customer requests.
Independently determines and coordinates routing and legal load limits of trucks, according to established schedules. Inspects loading operations to ensure compliance with shipping specifications
Oversees employees to posts weight, shipping charges and preparation of bills of lading.
Attends department planning meetings. Serves as a liaison between employees and management.
Safety, Sanitation, Security:
Maintains a clean, neat and orderly work area. Conducts operations in a manner that promotes safety and in accordance with OSHA and other appropriate standards. Ensures for the efficient and safe operation of material handling equipment.
Completes all necessary records and reports in a timely and accurate fashion. Compute and analyze daily, weekly production metrics.
May assist workers in shipping and production activities when work load exceeds planned labor.
Review and approves daily work schedule and overtime hours as needed.
Coordinates employee vacations and approved days off with department schedule to ensure proper coverage.
Ordering of all department supplies.

Company Name
Special Metals
Huntington, WV

Education and Experience

High school diploma; BSc/BA in supply chain, logistics or relative field is a definite plus.
Experience managing shipping / receiving clerks is preferred.
Someone with leadership potential.

Special Skills

Superior supervisory and communication skills and abilities.
Strong judgment, decision making and coaching skills.
Proven organizational and management skills, including the ability to shift priorities as needed, along with the ability to meet deadlines with tight scheduling requirements.
Experience with handling equipment.
Must know Microsoft office applications including Outlook, Excel and Word.


Team player
Organizational and communication skills
Attention to detail
Computer skills
Project Management and planning

How to Apply

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