Espey is currently seeking a Traffic Manager to supervise the personnel in the Shipping and Receiving Departments. Responsibilities for the Traffic Manager include:
Determining the most efficient and economical routing and mode of transportation as well as identifying the best packing practices for various types of shipments. (Air, Ocean & Ground); Initiating investigations and determining corrective actions into causes of damages or shortages in consignments or overcharges for freight or insurance; Conducting studies in the areas of packaging, warehousing, and loading of commodities and evaluates existing procedures and standards and initiating changes designed to improve control and efficiency of traffic department; Negotiating contracts for leasing of transportation equipment or property and auditing freight bills before approval for payment.
Must train and certify all required personnel on the forklifts Also responsible for the execution of Packing requirements for Government Shipments in accordance with applicable specifications and ASTM Best Practices for commercial shipments.
Strong organizational skills required. Must be a High School graduate and have a minimum of 2 years of experience supervising in Shipping/Receiving department. Previous work with government contracts is preferred.
**Must be US Citizen**
An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.