Transportation and Bid Specialist in Lyons Kansas


Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain

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Salary Range

Up to USD65000.00 per year

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Hutchinson, KS - (USA) 129 West 2nd Street Suite A Condo 3 KS Hutchinson , KS 67501 Phone : 620-665-5213



Job Description


Lyons Kansas

What's in it for you?

* Pay $65,000 per year

* Direct hire placement in Lyons, Kansas

* First shift - Monday through Friday

* Great benefit package

What is the job?

* Perform specific transportation and logistical functions associated with Salt distribution of bulk products by rail and truck.

* Assist with the review and preparation of government bids including organizing special requirements such as bonds, insurance, certificates, and other documents as necessary.

* Review and prepare bid analysis summary reports, historical trend reports, bid calendars

* Identify and maintain a strong pipeline of new bid opportunities through search engines and bid registration management.

* Manage incoming orders for shipment and secure the lowest cost freight option for a specific lane while mitigating any liquidated damages potential

* Prepare and distribute weekly rail loading shipment schedules for distribution

* Implement and maintain daily, weekly, yearly reports and summaries on rail and truck activity

* General accounting support as needed

What you bring to the job?

* Bachelor's degree required in a related business, logistics/transportation, operations field

* 3 to 5 years of related experience.

* Ability to effectively communicate information, write reports, and respond to questions from other employees, managers, and customers.

* Demonstrated experience of MS Office and truck/bulk/inventory programs, JWS or similar programs.

* Great work ethic, personal integrity, honesty and confidentiality.

* knowledge of procurement regulations, contract agreements, and legal terminology is preferred.


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