Knichel Logistics has grown under the philosophy that its employees are truly its greatest asset.

Since opening in 2003, several of our veteran staff members that were here from the first day still work for Knichel Logistics. Our high employee retention rate goes hand in hand with being an extension of our customers’ operations and consequently their high rates of satisfaction with our services. Knichel Logistics also had the honor of being named one of the Pittsburgh Business Times “Best Places to Work in Western PA” for seven consecutive years!

If you are interested in joining a company that is committed to its employees, Knichel Logistics is the place for you. Please send your resume with the title of the position in the subject line to jobs_careers@knichellogistics.com.

Open Positions (Full Time)


INTERMODAL PRICING COORDINATOR

Knichel Logistics is an industry leading and award winning freight brokerage company that specializes in intermodal, LTL and full-truckload services. We are currently accepting resumes for an Intermodal Pricing Coordinator to work within Knichel’s pricing department.

POSITION SUMMARY:

As a Pricing Coordinator, you will play a critical role working within the pricing department by maintaining both customer and vendor rate documents and acting as an extension of the Sales, Account Management, and Operations departments to maintain and grow the company’s intermodal business unit.

PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Maintain vendor and customer rate and pricing files.
  • Provide quick pricing and rate support that allows us to earn more business.
  • Manage, complete, and respond to daily pricing requests in accordance with assigned due dates and/or service level agreements for new and existing customers.
  • Ensure compliance with operational policies prior to pricing business (examples include validating the commodity is not restricted/prohibited, identifying specific geographic areas that are restricted due to embargos, capacity, etc.).
  • Communicate and develop a rapport with multiple stakeholders (both external and internal) to include customers, vendors, sales and account management.
  • Collaborate with management and peers to identify best practices to provide continuous improvement in the quality of pricing activities that will lead to improved win ratios and profitability.

QUALIFICATIONS, EDUCATION, CERTIFICATION, AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

Required:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Ability to multi-task and demonstrate attention to detail and accuracy
  • Demonstrated communication, prioritization and time management skills
  • Experience working with MS Office; including Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Values a diverse and inclusive work environment

Preferred:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university or equivalent business experience
  • One year of logistics, customer service, and/or pricing experience

CARRIER PROCUREMENT REPRESENTATIVE

Knichel Logistics is an industry leading and award winning freight brokerage company that specializes in intermodal, LTL and full-truckload services. We are currently accepting resumes for a Carrier Procurement Representative to work within Knichel’s truckload brokerage department.

POSITION SUMMARY:

As a Carrier Procurement Representative, you will play a critical role working within the company’s truckload brokerage department by adding carriers to our network while building relationships to support both current business needs and strategic growth initiatives for the truckload brokerage department.

PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop new and grow existing carrier relationships through lead generation, cold calling and referrals.
  • Build strong relationships with various key contacts of the carrier (i.e., owner operators, dispatchers and various sales and management roles).
  • Manage, complete, and respond to daily pricing requests for volume, project and RFP opportunities in accordance with assigned due dates and/or service level agreements for new and existing customers.
  • Maintain constant contact with carriers on a daily basis to secure additional capacity to support both existing and new business opportunities.
  • Provide exceptional service to our carriers, customers, and internal stakeholders to include Sales and Account Management.

QUALIFICATIONS, EDUCATION, CERTIFICATION, AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

Required:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Ability to multi-task and demonstrate attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to persuade, motivate, influence and negotiate with others
  • Capable of working independently as well as collaboratively across the company
  • Ability to thrive under deadlines, drive results, and work with a sense of urgency
  • Remains positive and flexible in an ever-changing environment with shifting priorities
  • Demonstrated communication, prioritization and time management skills
  • Experience working with MS Office; including Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Values a diverse and inclusive work environment

Preferred:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university or equivalent business experience
  • One year of logistics, customer service, and/or pricing experience

INTERMODAL OPERATIONS REPRESENTATIVE

Knichel Logistics is an industry leading and award winning freight brokerage company that specializes in intermodal, LTL and full-truckload services. We are currently accepting resumes for an Intermodal Operations Representative to work within Knichel’s intermodal department.

POSITION SUMMARY:

As an Intermodal Operations Representative, you will play a critical role working within the company’s intermodal department by coordinating, facilitating, and executing the intermodal shipment process on behalf of Knichel’s intermodal customers while complying with all customer requirements and service level agreements.

PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Daily contact with Knichel’s intermodal dray carriers to confirm timely pick-up and deliveries of Knichel’s intermodal shipments.
  • Escalate any service issues/exceptions to the appropriate account manager.
  • Order entry of intermodal customer shipments in compliance with customer and company standard operating procedures.
  • Will send railroad shipping instructions to the rail in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Provide exceptional service to our carriers, customers, and internal stakeholders to include Sales and Account Management.

QUALIFICATIONS, EDUCATION, CERTIFICATION, AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

Required:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Ability to multi-task and demonstrate attention to detail and accuracy
  • Capable of working independently as well as collaboratively across the company
  • Ability to thrive under deadlines, drive results, and work with a sense of urgency
  • Remains positive and flexible in an ever-changing environment with shifting priorities
  • Demonstrated communication, prioritization and time management skills
  • Experience working with MS Office; including Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Values a diverse and inclusive work environment

Preferred:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university or equivalent business experience
  • One year of logistics, customer service, and/or hospitality industry experience

LTL COORDINATOR

Knichel Logistics is an industry leading and award winning freight brokerage company that specializes in intermodal, LTL and full-truckload services. We are currently accepting resumes for an LTL Coordinator to work within Knichel’s Less-Than-Truckload (LTL) department.

POSITION SUMMARY:

As a LTL Coordinator, you will play a critical role working within the company’s fastest growing Less-Than-Truckload (LTL) department by performing the day to day operations to include but not limited to carrier procurement, pricing, scheduling and the tracking of shipments of Knichel Logistics LTL customers.

PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Confirm receipt and provide rate quotes to customers in a timely manner (30 minutes or less).
  • Enter new shipment tenders into Knichel’s operating systems.
  • Make pick-up and delivery appointments when necessary.
  • Create and provide as necessary to appropriate shipment stakeholders a proper bill of lading (BOL).
  • Track and trace LTL shipments daily.
  • Provide exceptional service to our carriers, customers, and internal stakeholders to include Sales and Account Management.

QUALIFICATIONS, EDUCATION, CERTIFICATION, AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

Required:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Ability to multi-task and demonstrate attention to detail and accuracy
  • Capable of working independently as well as collaboratively across the company
  • Ability to thrive under deadlines, drive results, and work with a sense of urgency
  • Remains positive and flexible in an ever-changing environment with shifting priorities
  • Demonstrated communication, prioritization and time management skills
  • Experience working with MS Office; including Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Values a diverse and inclusive work environment

Preferred:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university or equivalent business experience
  • One year of logistics, customer service, and/or hospitality industry experience