Lynden Logistics (formerly Lynden International), a member of the Lynden family of companies, has roots in transportation going back more than 100 years. We are a freight forwarder who offers full service solutions of logistical services that support the entire supply chain.
Are you an enthusiastic, self-motivated person who takes pride in finding solutions to problems that meet the expectations of your customers? Do you thrive where each day is not like the last? If so, Lynden is the place for you.
This opening is for an intermediate cartage operations position performing all aspects of cargo operations.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.
We currently have openings in our dry warehouse and with our perishable products.
High school education or equivalent preferred.
Ability to write legibly, especially numbers, and to read and comprehend simple instructions and memos.
Experience driving a panel truck and experience working with perishables preferred.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide.
Driving forklifts and using pallet jack and other dock equipment as required.
Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
Computer skills to complete on-line forms and input information into data base. Assist with carrier selection and documentation with limited supervision from Night Operations Supervisor
Must be able to pass Security Threat Assessment under TSA regulations.
Intermediate use of MS Office products a plus.
Must be able to lift and move cargo, frequently up to 50 lbs and occasionally up to 100 lbs; frequent walking, reaching, stooping, kneeling, crouching, or crawling; Able to handle office and warehouse equipment and tools, or controls; Able to communicate orally and in writing. Wide range of vision abilities required (close vision, distance, color, & peripheral vision, and depth perception). Occasionally works near moving mechanical parts and exposed to vibrations. Daily attendance required.Environmental conditions affect truck and forklift driving.
Must successfully complete the drug and background screens.