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*Manpower- Hutchinson Transportation and Bid Specialist in Lyons, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/11315370 TRANSPORTATION & BID SPECIALISTLyons KansasWhat's in it for you?* Pay $65,000 per year* Direct hire placement in Lyons, Kansas* First shift - Monday through Friday* Great benefit packageWhat 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 neededWhat 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.Interested?Select APPLY NOW and a recruiter will reach out within 24 hours