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Transportation & Shipment Coordinator (early career)

Company: Lockheed Martin Corporation
Location: Sunnyvale
Posted on: June 6, 2021

Job Description:

Job Description

The coolest jobs on this planet or any other are with Lockheed Martin Space.

At the dawn of a new space age, Space is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder. Our amazing team is on a mission to make a difference in the world. Every single day we use our unique skills and experiences to craft, design and build solutions to some of the worlds' hardest engineering problems. Our culture encourages employees to dream big, perform with excellence and build incredible products. We provide the resources, support, and the focus. You bring the passion and courage to envision limitless possibilities and we'll build a better tomorrow with you.

Going to space is just the beginning. It's what you do when you get there that matters! Lockheed Martin Space builds the satellites and spacecraft that do amazing things in space for our government and commercial customers. Connecting people, advancing discovery, and protecting what matters most. Our satellites give earlier warning of severe weather, connect troops on the battlefield, and deliver GPS directions to a billion people worldwide. As we look to the future, we're driving innovations to help our customers do even more in orbit like crafting smarter satellites that operate like smartphones in the sky, with apps that can be updated in orbit so they can adapt as mission needs on the ground change. Your mission is ours. As that mission evolves, we'll be ready. Will you? Come, join our Material & Distribution team in the dynamic world Space. Here, we are driven by innovation and integrity. By applying the highest standards of business ethics and a forward-thinking mindset, we believe everything is within our reach!

Our facility in Sunnyvale, CA seeks a Transportation and Shipment Coordinator to join our mission. In this role you will support the direction, organization, and prioritization of packing/shipping of critical hardware, which includes verification of the hardware/items being shipped, compliance with command media and job assignments. To develop solutions to a variety of problems of moderate scope and complexity, you will frequently use and apply your knowledge of industry practices, techniques, and standards.

Summary of key duties for this position: In this role you will...

* Plan, schedule, and route inbound and outbound domestic and international shipments of freight, using knowledge of US and International regulations, tariffs, and company policy via multiple shipping modes (air freight, LTL, truckload, vessel, etc.) * Coordinate with carriers, audit freight bills, prepare and negotiate claims, and select or recommend carriers to ensure efficient, timely, and low risk movement of hardware and material * Conduct research on transportation methods, rates, and routes * Create government bills of lading and air bills using government online web tools to support the shipment/movement of materials against DD1149s

Join us. Let's do Space!

Basic Qualifications

* Must have at least 2 years of industry experience with shipping, transportation and traffic related practices and standards * Must be familiar with the 49CFR and IATA hazardous material regulations for air and ground transport * Possess a basic understanding of international import/export regulations * Willing/able to work outside normal business hours, including weekends at a low frequency * Must be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite software including Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, & Project * Must be a United States citizen and be able to obtain a government security clearance at the Secret level

Keywords: Lockheed Martin Corporation, Sunnyvale , Transportation & Shipment Coordinator (early career), Other , Sunnyvale, California

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