Customer Service

Customer Service

HOOD CONTAINER CORPORATION | Lincolnton, NC, US

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Description

Hood Container Corporation is a family-owned, mill to market company specializing in containerboard and kraft paper, corrugated boxes, high graphic displays and contract packaging. Our commitment to customer happiness, employee well-being, environmental stewardship, and operational excellence drive our business. Over the last eight years Hood Container Corporation has grown to become one of the top ten Paper and Packaging Companies in the United States. Our integrated company resources allow for a unique dynamic that evolves with every addition to our geographic footprint. We excel at offering the benefits of a large corporation, while operating as a boutique business building close relationships with our customers.

Our Mission: Through our unwavering commitment to safety, innovation, and sustainability, we passionately deliver indispensable value to our customers, employees, suppliers, communities, and stakeholders.

Our Vision: A unified culture that creates innovative customer solutions

What We’re Searching for:

Experienced Customer Service Representatives for your Linclonton, NC Plant who will deliver excellent service and build relationships through each interaction with our customers. Strong organizational, teamwork, and self-starter skills will lead you to success in this role.

How You Will Contribute:

Responsible for receiving, entering, and verifying orders in, assisting external and internal customers, and maintaining positive working relationships.
Ability to meet daily deadlines for order processing, scheduling, and delivery to our warehouse teams
Partner with Sales Manager, quality manager, shipping and accounting to facilitate order flow process and communicate customer specific requirements and needs are met
Provide pricing, inventory availability and production schedule information to customers
Track order activity and alert appropriate staff of any potential delivery problems
Partner with Sales Manager and Quality Manager to resolve routine customer issues
Suggest alternative products or services to meet customer needs when appropriate
Serve as a connection between customers and sales staff to ensure responsiveness and customer satisfaction
Track warehouse inventories and update customers on order status
Quickly and effectively resolve customer or production issues maintaining clear communication with customers on status and resolution
Handle customer inquiries, questions, and complaints; provide timely follow-up.
Maintain positive customer, vendor, and coworker relationships.
Assist all departments in the successful completion of customer orders

What it takes:

Prior work experience in the corrugated industry
High School diploma and 2+ years of college or customer service-related work experience with fortune 500 companies
Previous experience in packaging/corrugated industry is preferred
Demonstrate a customer-oriented mindset and ability to operate with customers’ best interests in mind
Strong written and verbal communication skills to understand requests and problems, inform on status, and negotiate solutions
Have strong attention to detail and be highly organized
Ability to simplify and solve simple to complex issues with focus on root cause and quick solution development
Demonstrate collaboration and teaming skills across functions to resolve issues and achieve organizational goals

Our goal is to be a diverse workforce that is representative, at all job levels, of the citizens and customers we serve. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. The more inclusive we are, the better our work will be.

To learn more about us: To learn more visit hoodcontainer.com or follow us on social media – LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube.

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