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Green Plains Renewable Energy.

Logistics Coordinator

Green Plains Renewable Energy. - Omaha, NE

Green Plains Inc. is a publicly traded Fortune 1000, diversified commodity processing business with agribusiness, ethanol production, cattle feed lot operations, commodity marketing, and distribution services. We are a growth company and the second largest consolidated owner of ethanol production facilities in the world. Green Plains, through our wholly owned subsidiary Fleischmann’s Vinegar Company, also provides specialized ingredient solutions for leading food and feed manufacturers.

Transportation & Logistics Coordinator

Green Plains Trade Group, LLC has an immediate need for a Transportation & Logistics Coordinator at our corporate office in Omaha, NE.

Essential Functions include but are not limited to:

Strategically manage all facets of logistics related to multiple business units (i.e. production plan, execution, equipment/carrier availability) to develop a forward looking logistics strategy for both the Marketing and Logistics teams to execute.

Proactively manage the inventory levels at terminals, communicating daily with marketing team and Logistics coordinators.

Management of affiliate drivers and non-affiliate vendors. This includes, but is not limited to: Lane building and pricing, DOT compliance, dispatching, communicating internally & to customers.

Proactively manage the ratable delivery of product to customers ensure on-time performance to maximize company profits working with individual Logistic Coordinators and traders.

Develop corrective actions and plans to resolve logistic problems in a timely and financially favorable manner.

Manage daily customer reporting of throughput gallons at terminals.

Provide adhoc and ongoing analysis of key logistic areas (i.e. railcar turn times, unit train monitoring, etc) using excel and other tools. Present findings in a clear and precise manner keeping all stakeholders informed.



Critical thinking and decision making ability

Strong problem-solving skills and ability to make swift, sound judgments

Five to seven years or more experience in transportation and/or logistics management required, experience in Truck, Rail and Barge preferred

Bachelor's degree in transportation and logistics, business, or engineering preferred or related experience

Must have truck and rail experience

Must have highly developed leadership, management, communication (written & verbal) organizational, interpersonal, teambuilding, and customer service skills

Must have the ability to interact effectively with all levels of personnel

Must have computer proficiency in MS Office (Excel/Word/PowerPoint)

Ability to prioritize multiple tasks based on changing business needs

Work Environment/Physical Demands:

Ability to meet physical demands of the job includes but is not limited to: frequent sitting, standing, frequent computer use; frequent telephone use; some lifting or moving up to 10 lbs

Valid driver’s license and ability to travel.

Ability to work after hours/weekends and on call as needed.

Green Plains Inc. offers competitive pay: a generous benefit package including business casual work environment, health, wellness program, dental, vision, life insurance, paid holidays, Paid Time Off (PTO) and a 401(k) retirement plan with immediate vesting and company safe harbor matching.

All potential employees of Green Plains Inc. will be required to successfully pass a pre-employment drug screening and background check prior to employment.

Equal Opportunity Employer

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Other duties may be assigned.

13 days 16 hours ago

Green Plains Renewable Energy.


Logistics Coordinator Green Plains Renewable Energy. - Omaha, NE, United States


Location: Omaha, NE

Company Profile:
Green Plains is a vertically-integrated ethanol producer based in Omaha, Nebraska. We currently have an ethanol production capacity of approximately 1.0 billion gallons per year with our 12 plants located in Atkinson, Nebraska; Bluffton, Indiana; Central City, Nebraska; Fairmont, Minnesota; Fergus Falls, Minnesota; Lakota, Iowa; Obion, Tennessee; Ord, Nebraska; Riga, Michigan; Shenandoah, Iowa; Superior, Iowa; and Wood River, Nebraska. We also operate an independent third party ethanol marketing business, Green Plains Trade.