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Logistics Specialist 7/25/2018

Emerald Performance Materials Kalama, WA

Kalama, WA
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* Prepare shipping schedule and necessary documentation for bulk material loads (rail and road) and product shuttles

* Coordinate shuttles with shipping department, transport company, and corporate supply chain/logistics

* Acquire and maintain DOT training and ensure all materials shipped comply with applicable regulations

* Enter product shuttles, bulk loads, and raw materials data into the Prism accounting system

* Create orders and shipping paperwork in the ERP for rail car, tank truck, etc. shipments

* Check bulk loads in and out of plant following MARSEC, DOT, Homeland Security, etc. requirements

* Provide backup coverage for the front gate when needed

* Special projects to support Planning/Scheduling, CSR, and plant security

* Other duties and responsibilities as assigned

* Schedule deliveries of raw materials and bulk product shipments with third party logistics companies

Skills, Qualifications, Experience, Special Physical Requirements:

* High school diploma required, Associates Degree preferred

* Knowledge of standard security access controls

* Previous exposure or experience with ERP systems a plus

* D.O.T. Hazmat Employee training

* Must be able to obtain a Transportation Worker Identification Credential

* Strong people skillsto communicate efficiently with contractors, visitors, co-workers, government agents, and law enforcement officials

* Ability to manage multi tasks and projects, to coordinate and prioritize multiple activities with minimal supervision

* Be a able to work in a team environment andindependently with minimum supervision

* Must be familiar with Microsoft word, Excel, Access

* Organizational skills

* Be capable of performing the following physical requirements: Lift 25 lbs ,Walking 40-60%, Climbing stairs 5-10%,Bending 40%, standing 10-25%