Health Conservation Incorporated Logistics Master Planner – Service Operations in Aurora, Illinois
Logistics Master Planner ? Service Operations
The Logistics Master Planner is responsible for planning and administering a strategic schedule for mobile health testing trailers operating throughout the Continental US. This ?hands on? position requires knowledge of geography, familiarity with industrial plants and manufacturing processes, and a thorough understanding of the tasks involved in routing equipment and resources across numerous separate geographic regions in timely manner. The best candidate will excel at problem-solving and possess exceptional critical thinking skills and an ability to function under pressure.
Manage a database Planning Module to control target date(s) of assignments.
Utilize mapping software, historical data, and schedules in order to plan overall direction for a fleet of mobile testing trailer units and teams
Prepare ?provisional calendars? to optimize routing minimize out-of-route travel and assign projects to provisional regional calendars for each mobile unit
Work collaboratively with tactical staff who will execute the schedule plan; continuously edit plans based upon customer feedback or specific requests from individual locations or their corporate supervisors while managing the efficiency of the logistical plan as it comes together
Work with Fleet manager to reschedule any appointments lost to mechanical or weather related cancellations
Maintain 12 week advance plan for each mobile unit in order for each mobile unit to be scheduled at least 4 weeks in advance of testing appointments.
Manage/balance customer preferences and requirements in view of service hours worked of field staff on a daily/weekly basis
Analytical background in logistics, fleet management, and cost analysis
Solid foundation in current hours of service DOT regulations. Working knowledge of transportation equipment trucks/trailers.
Adaptability. Tolerance for continuously changing circumstances within a fast-paced, team environment
Certifications & Requirements:
A 4-Yr University degree (BS/BA) in logistics, materials management, transportation with minimum 7 years work experience.
Outstanding communication skills both oral and written
Salary Range: $55,000 - $63,000