The Transportation Coordinator works on high-visibility or mission critical aspects of the MRAP program and performs all functional duties under the direction of the Senior Logistics Analyst or Site Manager. Performs logistics support; transportation and supply, and is responsible for the quality of work assigned in logistics operations.
Performs clerical and physical tasks in connection with transportation of items from/to other sites IAW established guidelines. In handling unusual non-routine problems, this worker will receive specific guidance from on-site 1st Level Supervisor. This individual may direct and coordinate the activities of other workers engaged in handling goods. Responsible for the distribution, internal allocation, delivery, and final disposal of resources. Investigates or resolves operational problems, such as material use variances or bottlenecks.
Insuring that shipments are properly packaged, identified with shipping information, and loaded on transporting vehicles, and prepares and maintains records of goods shipped, e.g., manifests, bills of lading. Verifies the correctness of incoming shipments by comparing items and quantities unloaded against bills of lading, invoices, manifests, storage receipts, or other records, and ensures goods are appropriately identified for routing to departments within the establishment
Identify opportunities or implement changes to improve processes or products or to reduce costs, using first hand knowledge of logistics processes and quality control standards. Applies continuous improvement methods to enhance logistics quality, reliability, or cost-effectiveness.
A Transportation Coordinator will have 9+ years of experience in logistics operations; preferably a minimum of 3 years military/military contractor support experience
As a condition for employment, contractor personnel may be required to pass all tests for and obtain a U.S. military vehicle operator’s permit or Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) for commercial sedans and similar, for use at TDY locations. Personnel will have or will received training and certification in operating forklifts.
For U.S. Army support; the ability to obtain & maintain a DoD Secret security clearance is required.