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Rail Transit Services Monitor - Midland, MI

Kelly Services
Midland, MI 48670
Kelly Services is seeking candidates for a Rail Transit Services Monitor opportunity with an industry leading, Fortune 500, global, chemical manufacturing company in Midland, MI!

Role Description

The North America Rail Transit Services (NARTS) Monitor is responsible for the monitoring of railcar movement exceptions to and from company and JV Affiliate locations and external customers sites, coordinate changes to Bill of Lading in transit (diversions, reshipments, railcar to truck transfers, returns, cancellations, expedites) to ensure on time delivery and to reduce railcar cycle time.

Job Expectations

+ Railcar track and tracing: monitor inbound and outbound railcar exceptions per work processes to minimize delays in shipments.

+ Coordinate and make changes to Bill of Lading by working with rail carriers and Customer Service to correct any changes to consignee name, address or carrier information to insure proper paperwork is available for railcar movements.

+ Coordinate non-routine special train/special switches into customer locations or manufacturing sites and follow up.

+ Coordinate with railroads, business request to position a railcar for transfer of product into a truck (expediting delivery). Subsequent follow-up with functions/business/railroad.

+ Diversions/reshipments Responsible for diverting a railcar while in transit from one location to another as requested by Customer Service Center, Schedulers, Planners, etc.

+ Returns Responsible for returning loaded cars to a company plant when requested.

+ Other projects as assigned.


+ Railcar track and tracing: GVP (Global Visibility Platform - third party web based tracking software) and railroad tracking systems are used to obtain real time reports on rail car locations and times at location. If escalation is required, phone calls and email messages are used to contact railroads to ensure rail cars are not delayed in transit which could lead to plant or customer shutdowns.

+ Update GVP with comments and estimated arrival times for railcars moving to/from company & JV Affiliates shipping locations and customers.

+ Monitor team functional mailbox for rail exception requests and system generated reports. Investigate request; communicate status to requestor and update appropriate data in various rail systems.

+ Arrange special train or switch rail transit requests. Includes coordinating special request with railroad obtaining costs for service and business approval. Monitors request to completion.

+ Documents special requests in the NA Rail Car Coordinator (NARCC) access database for freight invoice approval.

Education Qualification

Associates degree preferred


1-2 years of work experience, preferably in Supply Chain or rail

Other Qualifications

Prefer Proficiency in GVP, Mainframe applications, SAP.

Due to the high volume of responses anticipated, only qualified candidates will be contacted

This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. To be considered for this position, you must use the submit your resume button. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter listed below recruiting for this position by email. However, your resume must be received via the submit your resume button included within. Please contact recruiter Lindsay Pittwood with questions, concerns, or email applications at

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**About Kelly** ****

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Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.



Posted: 2020-09-28 Expires: 2020-10-29

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Rail Transit Services Monitor - Midland, MI

Kelly Services
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