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Route Planner

At ADS, no idea is off limits, and we celebrate creativity and bold moves. For more than 50 years ADS has been manufacturing a variety of innovative and environmentally friendly alternatives to traditional materials. Headquartered in Hilliard, Ohio, we are a multi-billion dollar stormwater management company, manufacturing pipe and ancillary products. What does that mean? When it storms, we capture rain with our drain basins, convey it with pipe, store it using chambers and finally treat it with our water quality products, before safely returning water back to the environment. We handle, what we call, the entire lifecycle of a raindrop. Our products help prevent flooding, which increases quality of life for people living in large cities, suburbs, and rural towns. We also believe in creating a circular economy and are the second largest plastic recycling company in North America. We use plastic shampoo and detergent bottles to create pipe, diverting over 500 million pounds of plastic from landfills every year. ADS operates a global network of over 60 manufacturing plants and 30 distribution centers.

We have amazing stories to tell, and we need your help getting our story out there. To learn more about ADS, please visit our website at www.adspipe.com.

The Route Planner fills an important role in plant freight operations by making pre-calls for customer deliveries, recording driver trip data, verification of log accuracy, generating bills of lading, and organizing the dispatch list. The Route Planner is also responsible for answering incoming calls and being a Customer Service Representative for walk-in customers. This position requires the flexibility to work 40+ hours per week and weekends as required. The Route Planner reports directly to the Freight Manager.

Primary Job Responsibilities:

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

+ Practice proper PPE compliance and maintain a safe working record and environment

+ Common carrier/UPS billing

+ Immediately communicate unsafe conditions, acts or injuries to the Plant Manager

+ Enter driver trip tickets

+ Maintain and build job skills through company training programs

+ Inter-plant billing

+ Order confirmation and file management

+ Cash tracking for cash sales account

+ Call management/answer multi-line phone

+ Data entry support for manufacturing, freight and accounting

+ Verify and audit driver logs

+ Understand and practice ADS CORE VALUES

Job Skills:

This position should possess the following skills/knowledge:

+ Self-motivation, dependability, team oriented

+ Ability to learn new skills

+ Intermediate computer skills (MS Office)

+ Basic Mathematical skills

+ Professionalism

+ Strong interpersonal skills

+ Energetic

+ Strong organization and time management

Educational Requirements:

High School Diploma or equivalent

Preferred Experience:

1-2 years office/computer experience

Physical Requirements:

Ability to lift 25 pounds

ADS supports an inclusive workplace that values diversity of thought, experience, and background. We celebrate the power of our differences to create better solutions for our customers by ensuring employees can be their authentic selves each day. ADS is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, pregnancy, veteran status, marital status, creed, status with regard to public assistance, genetic status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.

Requisition ID: 2022-12623

External Company Name: Advanced Drainage Systems

External Company URL: http://www.ads-pipe.com/en/

Street: 627 S. 37th Street

Route Planner

Full time
Washougal, WA

Published on 09/17/2022

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