Transportation Specialist
CompanyNorth Wind - Portage
LocationMoab, UT
Job TypeFull Time
Job Description

The Transportation Specialist’s duties for the Moab Uranium Mill Tailings Remedial Action (UMTRA) Project include, but are not limited to:

  • Providing administrative support to the operations department.
  • Support internal and external correspondence, presentations, and reports.
  • Tracking and scheduling the container maintenance for all shipping containers.
  • Tracking, maintaining and closing work orders that pertain to shipping containers.
  • Being the designated, approved DOT shipper for the project.
  • Coordinating the required paperwork and notifications to Union Pacific Railroad
  • Tracking and scheduling the required maintenance on the train rails.
  • Tracking and scheduling the required maintenance on the rail cars
  • Complete other duties as assigned.
  • Ability to communicate professionally, effectively, and tactfully with a wide variety of individuals in person, via telephone, and in writing. Excellent customer relations skills.
  • Ability to prioritize and handle multiple task assignments simultaneously.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Proficient in use of Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).
  • The ability to learn project specific computer programs (ie. managers plus) as well as Union Pacific programs.
  • Ability to read and comply with project direction contained in project-specific plans and procedures.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain all required DOT required training.
  • Ability to read and comply with all DOT regulations.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license.
  • May be required to pass a pre-employment background check.
  • Must be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen.
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, including overtime, weekends, and night shifts, pending demand.
  • Experience on UMTRA type projects is desirable.

Education: High School diploma or equivalent 

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The nature of those accommodations will be determined on a case-by-case basis.  If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact our Helpline +1.208.528.8714 or e-mail for assistance.

North Wind Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, religion or other legally protected status. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.