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We Light the Way

Acuity Brands (NYSE: AYI) is transforming the lighting industry. We take pride in our 13,000 employees, and they take pride in working with the best in the industry.  Join a team committed to lighting the way to a more brilliant, connected, and productive world.  Individually we are talented, but together we are unstoppable. 


Acuity’s lighting and building management solutions vary from individual devices to intelligent network systems. With fiscal year 2018 net sales of $3.7 billion, Acuity Brands has operations throughout North America, and in Europe and Asia. Individual devices include lighting controls, lighting components, controllers for various building systems (including HVAC, lighting, shades and access control), power supplies, and prismatic skylights. Among other benefits, intelligent network systems can optimize energy efficiency and comfort as well as enhance the occupant experience for various indoor and outdoor applications, all the while reducing operating costs. We continue to expand our solutions portfolio, including software and services, to provide a host of other economic benefits resulting from data analytics that enables the “Internet of Things” ("IoT") and supports the advancement of smart buildings, smart cities, and the smart grid.

Responsibilities

The Freight Claims Specialist will be responsible for all administrative tasks related to the shipping and receiving of product into and out of the facility. They ensures that all shipping documentation is processed accurately and entered in a timely manner. Additionally, routing of orders to their designated carriers and ensure that they are ready to be picked up and shipped. Books trailer loads to meet the set delivery appointment for the customers.

  • Handle documentation for shipping of LTL'S, AIR'S, UPS, TRAILER LOADS, and MANUAL PICKS. Ensure orders are ready to be picked-up. Call carriers to inform them of the trailers they have ready for pickup. Print commercial documentation when needed.
  • Routing, logging, issuing and tracking of orders. Ensures movement to their designated carriers to be shipped.
  • Help facilitate inner organizational ticket transfers to other DC and plants
  • OS&D (Overages, Shortages, and Damages): receives contact from various sources such as customers, agents, carriers and customer care team in regard to OS&D. Researches and resolves the needed request.
  • Utilizing RCCM (Root Cause Counter Measures) to resolve shipping issues and help drive KPI’s
  • Utilize Lean principals to drive continuous improvement
Requirements
  • 1+ years of experience in Freight Transportation preferred
  • High School Required - Associates or Bachelors Degree preferred
  • Knowledge of Lean preferred
  • Ability to work collaboratively with hourly personnel. 
  • High school math, well developed verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient in Excel as a tool for data analysis
  • Ability to problem solve and multi-task are required

 

We invite you to apply today to join us as We Light the Way to a Brilliant, Productive, and Connected World!

 

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

 

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Req ID:  901


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Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

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