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CareerMine Job Id:
806998 Job Summary
Employer Job Id:
August 9, 2012
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October 8, 2012
To be Considered Candidates:
- Must be authorized to work in the country where the position is located.
- The Army Contracting Command intends to solicit work for contractor support at the under Directorate of Logistics at Fort Campbell, KY. [Company] is seeking a Transportation Manager for that solicitation.
Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities:
- Manages all facets of transportation related to the planning, operation, coordination and evaluation of all methods of transportation including multi-modal systems.
- Commands all types of transportation, movement control and logistical organizations tasked with controlling and carrying out personnel, cargo-movements, or logistics requirements within a geographic area(s).
- Recommends priorities; coordinates tasks; documents cargo and/or personnel to be transported; allocates resources; and deter-mines mode(s) necessary for the optimum utilization of assets and timely mission accomplishment.
- Works closely with members of the sister services, and host country personnel on all manner of transportation plans and operations to include logistical support.
- Possesses expert knowledge of commercial transportation industries and practices in order to provide timely and adequate support for military/Government requirements.
- Plays a key role in the research, development, procurement, and life cycle management of transportation related equipment and systems.
- Acts as a transportation instructor advisor, staff/exchange officer with U.S. Forces or allied nations.
- Manages the transportation operational function of a project, geographic region, or area supply chain center including inbound, outbound and in-region transportation.
- Serves as the primary interface for freight management and urgent supply chain modification recommendations.
- Coordinates with suppliers, forwarders, and carriers to meet transportation requirements. Recommends and drives continuous process improvements to maximize value.
- Monitors and reports carrier performance on daily, weekly, monthly and quarterly basis.
- Arranges for international transportation for inbound goods in response to inventory managers and client requirements.
- Monitor shipments for delays or problems and advises management as appropriate.
- Establishes containment actions in response to daily operational matters.
- Manage transportation requirements into and with the region.
- Primary point of contact for all customs issues and escalations. Interface with regional customs teams and suppliers.
- Coordinates with suppliers, forwarders and carriers to meet requirements.
- Conduct analysis of transportation and distribution opportunities.
- Develops operational standards, operational procedures and guidelines and coordinates the implementation locally.
- Develops and implements supply chain improvements.
- Position is contingent upon contract award. [Company] values the contributions of a diverse and inclusive workforce and is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.
Basic Job Requirements
- Have a minimum of seven (7) years’ experience in managing transportation. Military transportation experience preferred.
- Be well versed in the Operational, Maintenance, and Administration areas/functions of an industrial/commercial transportation program.
- Be knowledgeable in TC AIMS II
- Possess ADAG experience.
- Have experience managing Household Goods and use of the Defense Personal Property System.
- Basic computer and software skills to include the use of word processing, email, spreadsheets and electronic presentations.
- Prior Military and/or DOL experience preferred.
- Must possess or be able to obtain a Secret level Security Clearance and possess a valid driver’s license.
- Coordinates with Maintenance and Supply Managers and reports to Project/Site Manager.
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