CBS Corporation Transportation & Shipping Dock Coordinator- 3rd Shift in Riverside, New Jersey

Transportation & Shipping Dock Coordinator- 3rd Shift

REF#: 31503

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: Simon & Schuster

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff




Simon & Schuster, a part of CBS Corporation, is a global leader in the field of general interest publishing, dedicated to providing the best in fiction and nonfiction for consumers of all ages, across all printed, electronic, and audio formats. Its divisions include Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing, Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing, Simon & Schuster Audio, Simon & Schuster Digital, and international companies in Australia, Canada, India and the United Kingdom.


SCHEDULE: Monday through Friday from 9:00PM - 5:00AM


  • Daily review, monitoring and accurate completion of open suspense/progress reports.

  • Coordinate completion/closing and confirming of orders.

  • Validate orders using Access reports prior to closing loads.

  • Use WMS to close outbound loads and produce shipping documents.

  • Maintain various files in excel (updating and adding entries).

  • Schedule appointment requests on Amazon’s website.

  • Communicate with carriers, dispatch, drivers and internal staff.

  • Process LPN’s

  • Control pallet manifests & placard printing: logging manifest to document that printing occurred

  • Assign new LPN’s to dock spots through UI, affix manifest to completed dock spot pallet, and use RF to relocate pallet from dock spot to staging

  • Create MS Access Ad Hoc Reports

  • Work Open Wave Report to ensure completion of all open waves and monitor dates

  • Review Freight Detail Reports to assess open ship via’s associated with each wave

  • Watch Dock Spot LPN Validation report to ensure docks spots with 0 destined are closed

  • Work Dock Status report to ensure completed dock spots LPN’s have been changed & spots become available for next wave

  • Schedule & control CXI outbound loads

  • Collect & organize all necessary paperwork from dock staff for all outbound loads destined to CXI.

  • Monitor, research and resolve stuck carton reports.

  • Assist supervisor with inspections of pallets built: focusing on accuracy and quality.

  • Perform nightly dock spot validations.

  • Perform other departmental functions as needed



  • High School Diploma

  • Exceptional organizational skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills: writes clearly and informatively; edits work for spelling and grammar; able to read and interpret written information. Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; listens and gets clarification

  • Ability to communicate effectively with both internal and external personnel

  • Ability to work efficiently in a high paced environment

  • Ability to multi task: handle pressure/delegate information

  • MS Office (Access/Excel intermediate skill level)

  • CXT (Freight Detail Report/LPN's) Database software; CXI Website Internet software and MS Access Spreadsheet software

  • Demonstrates attention to detail: looks for ways to improve and promote quality; Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness

  • Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; works well in group problem solving situations.

  • Makes self-available to staff

  • Follows policies and procedures; Completes administrative tasks correctly and on time; supports organization's goals and values.

  • Exhibits sound and accurate judgment; Includes appropriate people in decision-making process

  • Approaches others in a tactful manner; Reacts well under pressure; Treats others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position.

  • Completes work in timely manner; strives to increase productivity


Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled