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Logistics Specialist

Date:  Sep 16, 2023

Paris, IL, US

Brand:  Grain & Protein

Supports pre/post logistics functions for particular Ship Via categories as assigned; including but not limited to: Scheduling pickup of product, coordinating with customers, outbound dock scheduling, reporting of performance and metrics, and exception management. 

Job Responsibilities  

  • Capable of managing daily, weekly, and monthly schedules for a ship via within Shipping SAP in conjunction with other tools 

  • Manages paperwork development that serves a primary documentation for loading functions 

  • Is able to process orders for assigned Ship Via’s for all domestic, international and special shipments 

  • Works with the Shipping Docks Manager and Team Leader to facilitate schedule and level load planning 

  • Works with the Team Leaders over the various shipping processes to facilitate schedule conflict resolution 

  • Works with corporate logistics team to facilitate proper shipping documentation 

  • Communicates directly with customers to confirm order shipments as required by the assigned Ship Via 

  • Reports daily to various departments. 

  • Works directly with customers, sales, and outside logistics groups to resolve shipping conflicts 

  • Follow required safety and work procedures. 

  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area to 5S Standards. 

  • Implement all aspects of AGCO Lean and Quality Management systems. 

  • Other responsibilities as assigned.  


Qualifications and Experience 

High school diploma or GED required. 

  • Previous Shipping / Receiving / Supply Chain experience preferred 

  • Solid math skills 

  • Ability to read, write 

  • Strong aptitude with computers and various systems, multi-line phones, email communication 

  • Aptitude with Microsoft Office and the like. 

  • Ability to communicate effectively with peers, managers and across departments. 

  • Strong analytical ability. 

  • Previous experience in a manufacturing environment preferred. 



Experience our global diversity and enterprising spirit while helping us create innovative technologies and a positive impact that helps feed the world’s nearly 8 billion people.  From the day you decide to join AGCO, we want to engage and excite you and we’re clear on where we want to go as a business and we trust you to help us there.    Whether you want to learn a new skill or you aspire to do something different, we can help you develop the skills you need to take your career - and our business - to the next level.


We also invite you to “Make the Most of You” - Benefits include: health care and wellness plans, flexible and virtual work options (where available), 401(k) Savings Plan with company match, paid holidays and paid time off, flexible spending accounts, reimbursement for continuing education, company philanthropic programs, company perks programs, and much more…


Please note that this job posting is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of all required activities, duties, responsibilities and may change at any time with or without notice.


AGCO is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

AGCO is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural engineering with a portfolio of exciting international brands which deliver solutions to farmers in 140 countries through a full line offer from tractors and combine harvesters to protein production systems and smart farming software solutions – to an environment where the future is happening now.

Smart Solutions

Our five grain and protein brands help our customers manage seeds and grains, protect animal health and improve productivity. GSI and Cimbria offer advanced, integrated systems that make storing, conditioning, moving, and managing grain and seed easier and more profitable. Cumberland and AP leverage the latest high-tech solutions to improve poultry and swine production, including state-of-the-art climate control, biosecurity, and feeding systems. And Tecno’s innovative layer housing helps egg producers protect the well-being of their birds and achieve better results.

Job Segment: Logistics, Agricultural, Shipping and Receiving, Supply Chain, Testing, Operations, Agriculture, Technology

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