Construction Expeditor Job Description

Construction Expeditor Job Description


A Construction Expeditor job description template to hire for your Construction department.

About the Construction Expeditor position

We are looking for a Construction Expeditor who will participate in our construction projects٫ ensuring their timely and cost-effective completion. Your duties will include monitoring our construction sites and jobs and organizing an adequate and timely flow of materials and equipment for them.

You should be a well-organized problem solver٫ able to multitask and possessing great communication skills. Experience in project management and knowledge of basic purchasing and technical principles are also required.

Construction Expeditor responsibilities are:

  • Detect supply needs using technical details and schedules
  • Fulfill the orders of material and equipment to meet project requirements
  • Organize the delivery of supplies according to priorities and specifications
  • Detect and troubleshoot issues with delivery of orders
  • Monitor orders upon arrival to ensure the correct quality and quantity
  • Supervise inventory of supplies for different jobs or sites
  • Manage orders aiming for timely delivery and competitive price
  • Organize the movement of material between locations
  • Build good relationships with suppliers and vendors
  • Create and manage accurate records of your activities

Construction Expeditor requirements are:

  • 2+ years’ experience of working on a Construction Expeditor or other similar position
  • Significant experience in project management
  • Significant experience of analyzing and following technical specifications of material and equipment
  • Good practical experience with MS Office (especially Excel) and filing systems
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills
  • Strong organizational and problem-solving skills with multi-tasking abilities
  • High school diploma; additional certification will be a bonus