Lockheed Martin Traffic Administrator / Traffic Expeditor / Camden, AR in Camden, Arkansas
Description: Become part of the Lockheed Martin MFC team within the Traffic function for all MFC LOB's. A big part of your responsibilities will be facilitating carrier routes for shipping and receiving activities related to military and commercial requirements, in support of a production and sustainment activities. More involved responsibilities include interfacing with outside organizations such as Freight Carriers and Freight Forwarders. You will be coordinating outbound shipping documentation process for commercial and government shipments utilizing in-house company and government shipping systems. It also means you will be coordinating outbound shipping schedules and pickups with all modes of transportation including: small package (ground and air), less-than-truckload, full-truckload, flatbed/specialized, and rail to ensure shipments are shipped in the most cost advantageous method in accordance with established procedures, government regulations and company transportation agreements to meet all customer schedule, and contract requirements. You will need a detail oriented approach when you are auditing freight bills and preparing and negotiating claims. Learning and communicating new processes associated with the DD250, Wide Area Workflow (WAWF) process, Shipping Information Request (SIR), Transportation Management System (TMS), and others as related to the Traffic organization.
Relocation: Relocation assistance is possible for this exciting position.
The Locale: Camden is a city in southern Arkansas. Camden is located on the Ouachita River, at the end of the navigable river. Camden is about a two-hour drive south from Little Rock, AR. Camden is part of the Timberlands region of Arkansas. Timber, Oil, Deer Hunting, Bass fishing... These are words commonly used when people talk about the Timberlands of Arkansas. It's a region with rich natural resources that was discovered by pioneers from the eastern United States in the early 1800s. The abundant natural resources of the Timberlands are still attracting people today. Visitors enjoy the legacy of those pioneers by visiting sites ranging from 1800s log cabins and restored Victorian homes to local museums and colorful murals that tell the history of this land. Communities within an hour or two from Camden include Texarkana, Hot Springs AR, and Shreveport, LA.
Experience in commercial and/ or military transportation.
Microsoft Office Word, Excel, Power Point, and Access Experience
Experience with the following modes of transportation for domestic shipping: small package (ground and air), less-than-truckload, full-truckload, and/or flatbed/specialized.
Ability to obtain and maintain a secret security clearance.
-AAS degree or Bachelors degree.
-Experience with SAP (Systems Applications & Processes) preferred or similar ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) or MRP (Material Resource Planning).
-Knowledge of TMS - transportation management system.
-Ability to monitor and analyze optimal transportation methods to maximize freight optimization.
-Experience creating carrier shipping documentation including Bills of Lading and Packing Lists, and other required documents.
-Knowledge of DoD transportation and Government Freight Management systems.
-Experience working with internal and external customers.
-Demonstrated experience with problem solving.
-Experience in transportation, logistics or supply chain.
-Demonstrated critical thinking and decision making skills.
-Strong organizational and prioritization skills.
-Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
-Must have excellent written/verbal communication skills
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
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