A shipping coordinator is responsible for export logistics, the execution of shipping services and compliance documentation activities required for in/out-bound shipping activities.
What responsibilities will I have?
What education and training is required?
A high school diploma is required, but at least an associate’s degree in logistics or a related field is preferred.
To pursue a career as a Shipping Coordinator:
The following high school courses are recommended: agricultural education, business and computer courses, personal finance, foreign language and mathematics.
Where can I work?
Shipping coordinators work for medium to large-scale agricultural companies that continually ship and receive goods and products.
Future Job Market / Outlook
The future outlook for a shipping coordinator will be very good over the next five years.
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