• Shipping and Receiving Manager - Geophysical Institute

    Posted: 03/28/2023

    Do you enjoy working with people? Are you interested in supporting research? If so, the Geophysical Institute is recruiting for a Shipping/Receiving Manager in our operations office. This position serves as a critical part of the institute’s operations infrastructure, shipping equipment, and other items all over the world to support faculty, staff, and students. In addition, this position has a wide variety of duties including labor support, oversight and direction for GI Expeditor, logistics, and occasional support of off-campus locations. If you are interested in working in a fast-paced environment with an effective, flexible team we encourage your application!

    This position is full, Grade 78, non-exempt, 12-month position complete with a competitive salary and UA employee benefits package. UA provides a generous compensation package that includes excellent benefits, including retirement options, annual leave, 12 paid holidays per year, tuition waivers for employees and their dependents, and affordable medical, dental, and vision care coverage. 

    Required education or training: Associate’s degree and two years of progressively responsible experience related to the program specialty, or an equivalent combination of training and experience.

    Additional required qualifications:

    -Valid AK driver's license with a clean driving record.

    -Three years of experience in the field of shipping and receiving and expediting required.

    -One year of supervisory experience is required.

    -Must have/be willing to complete Haz-Mat Recognition Training.

    -Must have/be willing to complete Forklift Operator training/certification and maintain certification.

    -Must have/be willing to complete Overhead Crane training.

    To apply, submit your application through the UA Careers site, JOB NUMBER: 523922.

    UA is an AA/EO employer and educational institution and prohibits illegal discrimination against any individual: www.alaska.edu/nondiscrimination