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Posted: Saturday, August 12, 2017 12:04 AM


Vessel Planner, Night Shift
SSA Containers, Inc.
Draper, UT 84020

Job Description

SSA Containers, Inc., located in Draper, Utah, supports stevedoring operations at our terminals in Long Beach, Oakland and Seattle. Our Utah office has grown from 6 people in 1996 to over 100 today and we are looking for talented people who take ownership of their work, produce high-quality work, and are extremely detail oriented.

Vessel Planners, utilizing good judgement and general procedures, direct the flow of our customers’ cargo to the vessel from the container yard in a way that achieves maximum productivity, safety and efficiency. We offer competitive pay and an extremely generous benefits package. While we value education, the predictor of your success is your work ethic and flexibility, your ability to follow instructions, and your ability to use a computer.


Problem resolution: Using general guidelines, find solutions to issues as they arise during the shift. In many instances, the nature of the position requires finding solutions without the help of clear guidelines, and the ability to make sound decisions without guidance is integral to the position
Task Ownership: Create high-quality work for your shift and subsequent shift
Decision-Making: Ability to think through multiple scenarios to identify the best course of action
Skill set: Multi-tasking, technical troubleshooting, detail-oriented, customer service, excellent verbal and written communication, exercise calm during critical situations
Task Significance: Stowage plans require accuracy; incorrectly prepared plans can create significant negative financial impact to our customers, and subsequently SSA Marine


Extremely detail-oriented
Ability to work non-standard hours (nights, Saturday, Sunday, holidays)
Motivated self-starter
Able to follow direction, regardless of experience or education
Can maintain focus in hectic situations
Willingness to work through a 6-12 month training curve
Able to successfully pass a background check, reference check and drug screen.

Additional Information

Send cover letter and resume.

Contact: Kevin Bartel

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