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Transportation Coordinator

PrincePerelson & Associates Salt Lake City, UT
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Transportation Coordinator
Salt Lake City, Utah

A successful and well-respected logistics company needs a Transportation Coordinator who will act as the very center of a fast-paced and strategic environment. Their customers require individuals who think strategically and plan ahead of rapidly changing situations while maintaining a positive team oriented attitude. The Transportation Coordinator must be organized and engaged with the team. This is an amazing opportunity for a hard worker who is looking to progress their career in an excellent office environment that offers great benefits.

The Transportation Coordinator will manage asset utilization and drivers to ensure high delivery of customer service and fleet profitability. Additionally, the Transportation Coordinator assists, coaches, and mentors drivers with all training and administrative items.

  • Conflict Resolution
  • Handle high volume of calls (150) and emails (300) daily
  • Strong multi-tasking
  • Handling urgent situations in a professional manner and appropriately
  • Tracking drivers, loads, and receivers accurately
  • Dealing with multiple customers at once
  • Handling and managing approximately 80+ drivers
  • Working with Load Planners, Driver Managers, and Service Advisors
  • Negotiating situations to meet expectations of customers and supervisors
  • Dealing with logistical problems as needed

The ideal candidate is a professional with excellent communication, management, coaching, leadership and organization skills.
This job is highly demanding and requires patience and professionalism. Experience in the transportation industry is preferred. Knowledge of AS400 IT systems, Microsoft Office and related tools are all preferred.

  • A four-year degree is preferred.
  • Direct Management with day-to-day operations experience preferred
  • Motivated to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Very dependable and take ownership of work processes


  • Medical, dental, life, vision, vacation, and 401K.
  • On-site gym, medical clinic, chiropractor, and an on-site vehicle-leasing program for all employees

PrincePerelson & Associates is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we do not discriminate against applicants due to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetics, veteran status, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States.

PrincePerelson & Associates

We offer high-touch, high-value services. With over two decades in business as a premier recruiting firm, we have deep networks and long-standing industry connections that allow us to find and fill top roles quickly. Local by design. Because PrincePerelson is headquartered in Utah, we know the unique culture and business needs of the state. We are the first choice for anyone looking to hire, relocate, or expand in Utah. A long-term commitment. Our team has an average of 10 years experience with our company. This experience translates directly into a deep understanding of our clients objectives and a total commitment to their success. Strategic partnerships. Throughout the process of finding or filling roles, we act as a strategic partner, offering constant communication and industry insight. PrincePerelson is certified with the Womens Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). WBENC is one of the largest third-party certifiers of businesses owned, controlled, and operated by women in the United States. This standard is the most relied upon certification of women-owned businesses. At PrincePerelson, we foster diversity in the workforce. Diversity promotes innovation, opens new channels of revenue, and creates partnerships which provide opportunities that fuel the economy. We are proud to appear on Staffing Industry Analysts list of Largest Diversity Staffing Firms in the United States.


Salt Lake City, UT