21 days old

Marine Operational Data Specialist

Kelly Services
Houston, TX 77007
Marine Operational Excellence Specialist

This job posting is for a candidate that can assist with various tasks in the space of improving operational excellence (closing training gaps, assuring adherence to work process, improving data quality, root causing systematic pain points, and assisting with solution design). Below are more specific tasks.

+ Assist design and regular execution of operational reports. Assist with troubleshooting and escalation drive operational excellence (ex . Statement of Facts approved within a week, Voyage complete within a week, etc.) This would also involve advanced troubleshooting, testing, and root cause identification.

+ Assist barge ops with systematic ETA optimization (i.e. studying the ETAs coming in from Kirby and looking at optimizations to make then as accurate and sustainable as possible).

+ Field data requests from Kirby IT

+ Assist and help facilitate new VIP user orientations

+ Work with Dows Improve and Scale organization to operationally action / improve VC-in input quality and shipment creation (This could be additional escalations to planners, assistance creating IPS-like dashboards, etc.)

+ Assist the Global Ops Teams and Governance Team with testing, data validation, work process documentation updates, and improvement issue facilitation

+ Monitoring the VIP support queue metrics for trends to inform a proactive outreach program.


Four-year college degree (preferably in maritime, supply chain, or industrial technology)

Experience working in ERP type computer systems (In order to successfully perform in this role the candidate will need to already know or commit to quickly learning the Veson IMOS Platform (VIP))

Demonstrated troubleshooting, communication, and leadership skills


Experience in bulk marine transportation

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.


Posted: 2021-10-06 Expires: 2021-11-20

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