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Expeditor - Temp to Hire - 77521

Job Description

Kelly Services is looking for an Expeditors in Baytown, TX that are looking at an amazing career opportunity!
The Expeditors will be assigned to various shifts and will be on-site at a petrochemical refinery/plant.
Your main tasks will include:
Yard planning of all inbound/outbound containers / cargoes in an effective manner for maximum yard utilization.
Liaise with agents / affiliates regarding all data and all other requirements needs.
Ensure that all requirements are fulfilled prior to arrival / dispatch of a truck.
Liase with Dispatch Clerks, Outbound Supervisor and Drivers
Liaise with stakeholders in container drayage and export, such as but not limited to Shipping Lines, Freight Fowarder, Port, Empty Depots.
Liase with Customer Supply Chain and Marketing Departments
Plan all transport operations.
Monitor and report operational performance
Report activities to client and higher management
Control the costs and organize invoicing of services
Monitor and maintain the KPI for the Drayage operations


At least 2 years of experience in comparable role
Knowledge of petrochemical industry and processes
Knowledge of drayage business and process in Houston area, ideally good contacts at Port of Houston and Rail Terminals
Ideally, experience in logistic operators
Experience in SAP, preferred
Able to work outside in variable weather conditions including high temperature summer months
Ability to work independently and have the drive to take the initiative if direct supervision is not available on a constant basis
Ability to work well under pressure
Strong Verbal, written communication and time management skills
Ability to prioritize multiple tasks to efficiently manage workload
Ability to work well in a fast-paced and high-intensity environment
Proficient with word processing, spreadsheet and presentation software
Ability to learn new software systems and tasks quickly


Kelly-sponsored Affordable Care Act health care coverage available to eligible employees
Group insurance options*
Service bonus plan
Holiday pay plan
Weekly electronic pay options
Online training campus that provides more than 3,000 free courses to help improve and develop skills
Exclusive online employee community
Employee assistance program available at no cost
Corporate discounts
Transportation Spending Accounts
Offered and administered by Leslie & Associates. These plans are not sponsored by Kelly Services.

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About Kelly®

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Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.

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