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Now hiring for a Defense Logistics Operations Specialist!

Payrate: $55,000 - 75,000

Schedule: Monday to Friday (hours will be discussed during interview) 


The Defense Logistics Operations specialist will be responsible for all shipment requirements, quotes, and to make the company a profit with each shipment/contract. 


  • Provide excellent customer service 
  • Process orders timely and efficiently 
  • Perform and manage shipping activities 
  • Build relationships with international transportation carriers and agent representatives
  • Prepares rates and quotes for customers 
  • Invoicing and and billing process. 
  • Coordinates pick-ups, drayage companies, shipping lines, airlines, trucking companies, clearing agents, warehouses, and all other parties needed in shipping process. 



Job Requirements


  • Bachelor's Degree in relevant field or combination of education and experience 
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in defense logistics and/or freight forwarding operations. Or combination of the two 
  • Minimum 2 years experience working with government or defense logistics clients 
  • ITAR compliance and shipping required 



  • Ability to acquire TSA certification
  • Speaking/reading/ writing in English 
  • Excellent interpersonal skills 
  • Ability to sit and work on a computer for 8+ hours per day 
  • Ability to stand/walk for 5+ hours per day 
  • Light warehouse work as necessary; lifting, strap, label, examine and accept freight


Computer skills

  • Proficiency with Microsoft applications; such as Word, Excel, Outlook 
  • Proficiency with Cargowise preferred 
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