Logistics Coordinator - Talmo & Associates Inc. Staffing
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Santa Barbara, CA

Our client, a leading Recycling company is currently seeking Logistics Coordinator. This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established firm. Ideal candidates have 3 to 5 years minimum experience with a logistics or freight forwarder company.

  • Job Type: Temp-Hire
  • Pay Rate: $20-24/hr.
  • Schedule: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm (Onsite only, no remote)
  • Industry: Export Trading Company
  • Job Location: Goleta, CA

Responsible for providing accurate documentation and tracking of shipments.

Essential Duties:

  • Documents and monitors the daily movement of shipments timely arrival of shipments
  • Responsible for the coordination of shipments & generation of required shipping documents which include making bookings, following up with carriers
  • Preparation/validation of required documents, pre-alert sending, loading status, late gate requests and monitoring of shipments until ETA destination.
  • Establish effective communication with origin station, factories, customs brokers, warehouse, and carriers to meet customers’ requirements and timely delivery of shipments
  • Provide shipping documents to customs broker
  • Provide support to other as needed (i.e. resolving customer, shipper, vendor complaints; rate approval) to ensure proper flow of operations
  • Prepare load plans to assure maximum capacity and compliance with rules and regulations
  • Plan and coordinate shipments with freight forwarders to achieve efficiency and to meet customer satisfaction.
  • Ensure that shipment is delivered to customer in the committed transit time.
  • Provide accurate account management including timely processing of customer orders, daily correspondence with clients, and service providers (warehouses, freight forwarders, etc.)
  • Ability to establish a professional relationship with internal and external clients
  • Other related duties may be assigned


  • 3-5 years minimum experience freight forwarding, 3PL, logistics operations
  • Detailed knowledge of logistics documentation is a must. Familiar with packing list and Bill of lading.
  • Excellent Written and Verbal English skills
  • MS Office skills; Word, Excel