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Area Product Coordinator in Overland Park, KS at Ferrellgas

Date Posted: 3/14/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Ferrellgas is seeking an Area Product Coordinator to ensure uninterrupted, safe, and efficient propane distribution and resupply to designated locations across the United States by utilizing a team of assigned transport drivers and established carrier partners.
  • Medical, dental, and vision plans
  • 401(k) retirement plan with company match
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • Paid holidays, sick leave, and vacation
  • Wellness program
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
Essential Functions:
  • Distributes propane and other products within a designated region of the United States, utilizing a variety of assets including rail, truck, and pipelines
  • Schedules and issues shipping instructions for the storage, exchange, and purchase of LPG
  • Coordinates deliveries and communicates daily work schedules to assigned Transport Drivers
  • Monitors Driver's DOT requirements and instructs Drivers when action is needed to ensure compliance
  • Forecasts shipping requirements and adjusts schedule to conform to production rates, storage levels, and demand patterns
  • Provides a level of customer service that fosters customer satisfaction and positions the organization to grow and retain customers
  • Develops and implements systems that reduce expenses and maximize the utilization of assets within the assigned geographical area
  • Utilizes critical thinking skills to accommodate short-notice and urgent delivery requests
  • Maintains timely and accurate records of all transactions
  • Prepares supply and demand reports and inventory forecasts
  • Applies Federal Hours of Service rules and regulations when scheduling dispatch and correcting transport driver's daily log
  • Bachelor's degree in a related field
  • 1 -2 years of customer service experience
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with an emphasis on team building and developing a positive rapport with company employees and customers
  • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team and to provide leadership when needed
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office including Excel, Word, and Access
  • Strong time-management and organizational skills with the ability to effectively multi-task
  • Demonstrated problem-solving skills in a customer-focused environment
Why work for Ferrellgas? We're so much more than a company that consistently ranks among the nation's largest propane retailers. We're also a company that strives to provide the very best propane service in each of the hundreds of communities we serve across the United States.
In 2017, Ferrellgas was ranked by Forbes as one of the Best Employers in America. For more information about the company culture, visit our Life at Ferrellgas page. And, if you're interested in being a part of a winning company, join the Ferrellgas team today!