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Transportation Coordinator

Location: Pointe-Claire, QC


Discovery Air Defence Services (DADS) is in search of a Transportation Coordinator who will play an integral role in our Supply Chain department.  They will be responsible for coordinating all aspects of the movement of Aircraft Parts and related equipment.



Responsibilities

  • Coordinate the movement of Aircraft Parts and related equipment (Air & Ground)
  • Request quotes from carriers
  • Produce commercial invoices for shipments to US and Overseas
  • Monitor arrival and delivery of shipments
  • Handle customs issues and/or delays
  • Monitor transportation invoicing and prices
  • Inform of any transportation related issues, damaged shipments, delays, high costs
  • Other transportation and logistics tasks as assigned



As an employee, you will have the following responsibilities in order to comply with the company's Occupational Health and Safety program:

  • to work in compliance with OH&S acts and regulations
  • to use personal protective equipment and clothing as directed by the employer
  • to report workplace hazards and dangers
  • to work in a manner as required by the employer and use the prescribed safety equipment


Qualifications

  • 1-2 years of work experience and / or education in Transportation and Logistics
  • Experience in the aerospace industry, preferred
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Positive, professional attitude and the ability to take initiative
  • Strong sense of urgency and ability to function in a fast paced environment
  • Knowledge of AMS and/or SharePoint, an asset
  • Dangerous Goods training, an asset
  • Advanced computer skills and proficient with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Strong organizational skills including attention to detail and meeting deadlines
  • Strong problem solving skills and solutions oriented
  • Able and willing to occasionally work outside of standard office hours
  • Must be able and willing to obtain “Secret” security clearance from the Canadian Government



Discovery Air Defence Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We value diversity and encourage all qualified candidates to apply.




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