Title:                    Logistics Coordinator
Position:             Full-time/Hourly Non-Exempt
Reports to:         VP – Sales & Logistics
Division:              River
Location:             Paducah, KY
 
About Marquette:
Headquartered in Paducah, Kentucky and founded in 1978, Marquette is a leading provider of inland marine transportation services. Our Company operates over 130 towboats on the Mississippi River System, Gulf-Intracoastal Waterway, and near-shore coastwise market. In addition, the Company controls over 1,000 dry cargo barges. The Company has additional offices in St Rose, LA, Lockport, LA and La Porte, TX. With over 1,500 vessel and shore-based employees, Marquette is the largest provider of independent towing services within the inland waterways. We are the only fully integrated fleet in the industry that can do what we do. 
 
Job Responsibilities:
  • Record freight rates for monthly reports.
  • Contact fleets with vessel tow work.
  • Communicate with Logistics Managers/Dispatchers about fleets, vessels, and customers.
  • Ensure accuracy of data entry in MCFO.
  • Research data for Leadership and Logistics Managers/Dispatchers.
  • Document charter vessels; on-charter, off-charter, downtime, etc.
  • Contact fueling vendors for current fuel and lube prices.
  • Create charts and graphs monthly and quarterly for Sales & Logistics and other departments.
  • Update databases (customers, fleet, barge, vessel, etc.).
  • Work weekends as required in rotation (approximately 2 weekends per month).
  • Other duties as assigned.
 
Qualifications:
  • Associate’s Degree in Business or related field preferred.
  • Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft Office.
  • Quick learner, team player, detail oriented, organized, creative, and ambitious.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
 
Marquette offers competitive pay, health, dental & vision insurance, 401K plan with company match, bonus plan, company paid life insurance, short- & long-term disability, flexible spending account, critical illness, accident insurance, and other incentives!