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Jacobs (Jacobs Engineering Group Inc)

Senior Transportation Logistics Implementation Lead Job

Jacobs (Jacobs Engineering Group Inc) - Bedford, MA

Jacobs is one of the world's largest and most diverse providers of full-spectrum technical, professional and construction services for industrial, commercial and government organizations globally. The company employs over 54,000 people and operates in more than 25 countries around the world.

Job is temporary with the potential to become permanent at the end of January 2018.

Jacobs is seeking a Senior Transportation Logistics Implementation Lead to perform transportation logistics support for Air Force Wideband Enterprise Terminals (AFWET) Program Office projects. The individual will coordinate all aspects of numerous and simultaneous shipments globally for all implementation activities.

Position requires regular interface with PM, project managers, finance and engineering functionals,external Government Agencies, deployed Combatant Commands, AF Major Commands, Air Force and Army Engineering & Installation teams, and local site personnel. Enables the successful completion of Modernization of Enterprise Terminal (MET) upgrades and related efforts by being responsible for the following:

Perform logistics analyses to identify and resolve logistics issues with shipping and transportation.

Create and execute shipping and laydown plans to ensure MET and associated spares, tools, racks, etc. arrive at sites.

Conduct and oversee shipment of equipment items in a variety of form factors between locations.

Perform or arrange for the performance of inventories for delivered items

Arrange for packing and crating of items.

Ensure all shipments conform to local, national, and international laws and standards.

Arrange for material handling equipment (MHE) as needed in the transportation process.

Manage shipping processes and relationships to align diverse military and commercial providers, to include military air, sea lift, commercial shippers, etc.

Regularly use DoD and commercial transportation management software and systems.

Other similar areas as directed by the PM.


BS degree and 14 years of experience; MS and 12 years of experience; or PhD and 9 years of experience required.


Minimum of 12 years experience.

Experienced and skilled individual in shipping/transporting heavy equipment within CONUS and internationally.

Experience in and knowledge of the Military Transportation System and movements of assets through Organic Supply Channels.

Knowledge of DoD shipping rules, regulations, policies, and procedures required.

Must possess an in-depth knowledge and experience with diverse US and international transportation laws and regulations.

Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills, a positive attitude, ability to work well with others, and flexibility to changing workloads.

Ability to work independently with minimal supervision required on numerous tasks concurrently; must be an expert multitasker.

Possess significant self-initiative to identify and resolve problems as they emerge and improve processes to minimize issues and costs (time, manpower, and funds) with minimal oversight.

Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and ability to quickly master DoD unique transportation logistics systems.

This position requires US citizenship and a Secret clearance.

Infrequent CONUS and OCONUS travel will be required. Travel is projected to be less than 50% of total time, but can surge for extended periods as the mission dictates.


- DoD experience a plus

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Jacobs (Jacobs Engineering Group Inc)


Senior Transportation Logistics Implementation Lead Job Jacobs (Jacobs Engineering Group Inc) - Bedford, MA, United States


Location: Bedford, MA

Company Profile:
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. is one of the world’s largest and most diverse providers of professional technical services. With 2013 revenues of nearly $12 billion, we offer full-spectrum support to industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets. Services include scientific and specialty consulting as well as all aspects of engineering and construction, and operations and maintenance. Our primary markets include: