Ryder System Logistics & Transportation Clerk - Multiple Openings in LANSING, Michigan

Position Description

The Logistics and Transportation Clerk (three open positions, two different shifts) will perform warehouse clerical functions including but not limited to inventory cycle counts, data entry, and communication with internal and external customers through email, phone and in-person.

  • Proficient in Microsoft office word, excel and outlook

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills

  • Excellent math skills

  • Motivated and ambitious self-starter

  • Organized and detail oriented

  • Customer service oriented

  • Able to work both independently and with other staff members in a team environment

Three positions open, two different shifts available:

First Shift (two available): 6:00 am to 2:30 pm

Second Shift (one available): 5:00 pm - 1:30am

Hours subject to change based on customer requirements.

Occasionally fill in on site at the customer's facility.


  • High school diploma or GED equivalent is required

  • Basic computer skills required such working with windows, using the task bar, minimize/maximize/close buttons, and highlight copy/paste

  • Basic MS Word skills such as centering text, changing font size and style, line spacing, page numbers, spell check, and margin set up

  • Basic MS Excel skills such as understanding rows and columns, inserting rows, deleting rows, selecting cells, inserting worksheets, saving, closing and the save as button


  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written

  • Strong interpersonal skills preferred


The position responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Organizing, filing, and general clerical work

  • Opening and distributing mail

  • Word processing and/or typing

  • Answering the telephone with professional courtesy

  • Other tasks as assigned

Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Requisition ID 2018-61942

Category Admin Support, Clerical & Service Coordinators

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements 0-10%

Position Code 0081