Lennard Ag Co.

0450 W 750 N
Howe , IN
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Logistics and Transportation Coordinator

Lennard Ag Co.
Howe, IN Full time
Posted on February 26, 2018




Lennard Ag Company is a family owned and operated farm since 1947 incorporating state-ofthe

art process and technology with a modern fl eet of equipment and the latest management

practices for growing potatoes, tomatoes, and grain crops in southern Michigan and northern

Indiana. Now in its third generation of ownership and management, Lennard Ag continues its

legacy – building a strong business and profi table production through innovation, growth and

commitment. Innovation, Growth and Commitment characterize the dedication Lennard Ag

Company continues to bring to each initiative, each fi eld, and each person every year of their

long-standing family farming operation.


This position will monitor, maintain and execute on supply planning and logistics to ensure

our products get from farm to processor fl awlessly. Directly working with our Operations

Manager and partner with teams across the organization to initiate, organize, and participate

in continuous supply chain improvement activities, including managing and helping to build out

our operational infrastructure.



• Logistics - Ownership over carrier relationships and setting up new carriers

• Supply chain planning - Oversee detailed demand, and delivery plans

• In-bound / Out-bound - Manage the movement of freight across all facilities.

• Vendor relations - Develop a good rapport with our Freight vendors

• Strategic thinking - Recommend and execute on logistical improvements

• Communication - Communicate potential delays or issues to Operations team and Customers.

• Leadership - Jump in wherever else is needed within the Operations and Logistics team


• 3+ years of operations, supply chain or highly-analytical work experience. Ideally 1+ year

   focused on freight and transportation management

• Start-up experience also a plus

• Strong quantitative skills and competency working with large sets of data in Excel

• Demonstrated ability to think creatively to improve processes and solve problems

• Critical thinkers with the ability to listen, read and react, and effectively communicate change

• Proven ability to develop and maintain effective work relationships with internal and

  external stakeholders

• Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills

• Enthusiasm to take ownership and manage a project independently from end to end

• Willingness to work nights, weekends or holidays if hiccups in fulfillment or delivery arise


Competitive wage and benefit package including company paid health,

dental, vision, short term disability insurance and 80 hours paid time off.

Interested candidates please email resumes to careers@lennardag.com.

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