Logistics Team Leader II - Military Veterans Wanted

Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)


  full-time   employee

El Segundo
United States

Raytheon’s Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) is seeking a Logistics Team Leader II to support the Pack/Ship Department. Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to: processing outbound shipments through appropriate designated freight carriers and utilizing Raytheon’s Transportation Management System to accomplish such goals. Candidate will also be responsible for helping to direct the flow of material through the Shipping processes by providing back up supervisory support where needed, suggesting the reallocation of resources to accomplish tasks, and performing follow up validation on various tasks to ensure critical shipments will be processed in a timely manner. Candidate may also be asked to perform ancillary back up supervisor tasks, such as, approval of timecards, Overtime tracking, and administering progressive disciplinary actions. Employee will serve as primary Point of Contact for lock up area of classified materials.

You will need to interact with a variety of internal and external customers on a daily basis, while providing quick reaction support and innovative solutions. The successful candidate must be a team player, self-motivated, and able to independently prioritize tasking in a very complex and fast-moving environment. You will need to demonstrate independent judgment and discretion to balance the complex customer regulations, company requirements, and mission needs. Decisions are made based on material, environment, destination, policies, mission partners, transit schedules, database requirements, classification levels and numerous dynamic factors.

The successful candidate must establish strong relationships with a variety of customers throughout the process, have a strong foundation in customer-specific logistics practices, and be able to balance the needs of the mission with a variety of other requirements to achieve success. Logistics personnel will be cross-trained in all areas of Pack/Ship operation and will be expected to be able to cover each other’s area of responsibility as well as support customer surge requirements. The candidate must be familiar with local established business policies, procedures and public law to ensure compliance and maintain audit readiness. Candidate will be trained and certified in protocols such as but not limited to Electrostatic Discharge, Lean Concepts and Foreign Object Elimination.

Required Skills:

  • Active Secret Clearance required on day one to ensure classified material shipments are properly handled and monitored
  • Experience working in an environment where employees are governed by a collective bargaining unit agreement.
  • A minimum of 4 years work experience in Shipping department, or other closely related logistics functions.
  • Supervisory experience required
  • Experience in routing domestic shipments via a Transportation Management System or equivalent routing tool.
  • Strong operational understanding and experience with various modes of freight movement, including Air, Ground, and Ocean
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, process oriented, customer service environment
  • Experience utilizing Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • This position requires a U.S. person or the ability to obtain an Export Authorization from the appropriate government agency for non-U.S. persons
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.

Desired Skills:
  • Experience interpreting commercial and government contractual requirements
  • Six Sigma Certification or equivalent
  • Working knowledge of SAP PRISM/APEX or equivalent business system
  • General knowledge of IATA and 49CFR requirements involving movement of Dangerous Goods.
  • General knowledge of various over the road (trucking) modes, including Less Than Truckload dedicated truck load.
  • General knowledge of truck types, as it relates to moving freight, including, but not limited to, flatbed, low boy, enclosed trailer, removable goose neck, straight truck, etc.

Required Education:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Logistics, Supply Chain, Business, or other relevant field.

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.