We are always in search of Difference Makers to help us generate solutions and solve problems so that we can continue flooring the imagination of our customers; while providing value to their lives. We're redefining flooring with products that not only minimize climate impact but also foster beauty and allow people to connect and thrive.
If you would like to make a direct impact with a multi-billion dollar Fortune 500 global leader in flooring fashions, while making the world a better place, then we have an exciting opportunity for you!
Mohawk Industries is the world's largest flooring company - and we are growing. We are a Fortune 500 company (NYSE: MHK) and our competitive advantages are huge.
This position will provide international logistics support to all exporting and importing activities within the Mohawk North America Flooring Group (Mohawk Home, Mohawk Hard Surface, Mohawk Carpet, Mohawk International, Unilin (USA) and IVC Group (USA).
This position will be the primary transportation operations person arranging air shipments and special ocean shipments.
Major Function and Scope: Using brief narrative statements, describe each major function of responsibility explaining the scope of the function as appropriate.
Manage the day to day transportation of freight via ocean and air to ensure complete customer satisfaction by facilitating timely and accurate communication for all exporting and importing activities within the Mohawk North America Flooring Group (Mohawk Home, Mohawk Hard Surface, Mohawk Carpet, Mohawk International, Unilin (USA) and IVC Group (USA).
Utilize supply chain system to track replenishment and direct customer containers
Prepare transportation reports and send notifications immediately of any issues that result in delays
Coordinate delivery schedules through direct communication with carrier, drayage provider and warehouse.
Coordinate the ad-hoc international shipments of parts, machinery, promotional items, samples, wool, and other commodities in support of the Mohawk North America Flooring Group.
Seek competitive spot quotes for air and ocean shipments for special shipping requirements.
Prepare shipping documents as necessary.
Other transportation functions as needed in support of Mohawk Flooring business units.
Knowledge, Experience, Competencies and Supervision:
Experience in international logistics operations, with minimum 5 years while working with or for an international freight forwarding company and beneficial cargo owner.
Knowledge of air and ocean transportation and cargo handling practices.
Proficient in Microsoft Office applications.
Competencies: Describe the specific skills required for this position in terms of technical, managerial, interpersonal skills and unique abilities.
Demonstrated ability to lead, influence and drive for results within operations.
Ability to work under pressure with high sense of urgency and manage multiple priorities with confidence.
Strong analytical capability and excellent written and oral communication skills.
Ability to formulate and implement actions plans.
Disclaimer: The information on this description was prepared by Compensation and department management and is
designed to indicate the general nature and level of the work performed by employees within this classification. It is
not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications
required of employees assigned to this job.
Mohawk Industries is a leading global flooring manufacturer that creates products to enhance residential and commercial spaces around the world. Mohawk's vertically integrated manufacturing and distribution processes provide competitive advantages in the production of carpet, rugs, ceramic tile, laminate, wood, stone and vinyl flooring. Our industry-leading innovation has yielded products and technologies that differentiate our brands in the marketplace and satisfy all remodeling and new construction requirements. Our brands are among the most recognized in the industry and include American Olean, Daltile, Durkan, IVC, Karastan, Marazzi, Mohawk, Mohawk Home, Pergo, and Quick-Step. During the past decade, Mohawk has transformed its business from an American carpet manufacturer into the world's largest flooring company with operations in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Europe, India, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Russia and the United States.
Mohawk Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran committed to an inclusive workplace and a proud Drugs Don't Work participant.
Req Id: 27439