Wärtsilä Energy Solutions is looking for a Transportation Manager to join our growing Project Management team in the Americas. This position will report to the existing Transportation Manager in the Americas region and will be based in Houston, Texas.
Manage and lead project transports to customer according to contract and other requirements.
Create and follow up transportation plan for the customer projects.
Select transport method and execute logistics service provider selection.
Source logistics service providers and negotiate transport agreements.
Manage logistics programs in order to optimize transport costs when applicable.
Cooperate with relevant internal and/or external stakeholders.
Support project teams with project planning and scheduling
Develop and facilitate development of delivery plans and method statements for heavy hauls
Support Sales with logistic related maters
Support project site teams with transportation and logistics matters
Book ocean freights and coordinate transport related claims
Train others stakeholders in logistics
Self directed individual able to work in an environment with multiple accountabilities with multiple stakeholders under pressure.
Knowledgeable in heavy transport, ocean freight and other areas of transportation business.
Ability to effectively prioritize tasks and manage time effectively.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English (Spanish is a plus)
PC (desktops/laptops), use of MS Office applications and IM tools
Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree in engineering, business or logistics 2-3 years working experience in transportation and/or logistic fields
Project transportation experience an asset.
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Successful applicant must be authorized to work in the USA without sponsorship.
We look forward to hearing from you. Qualified candidates must apply online http://www.wartsila.com/en/careers/vacancies.
Wärtsilä North America values our employees. We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package. Wärtsilä North America is an EOE/AA employer.
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