Silver Bay Seafoods, a leading seafood processor in Alaska is currently looking for a Purchasing Expediter to work in our Seattle. The candidate would mainly be responsible for confirming accurate and timely delivery of ordered goods and expediting emergency requests. Occasional travel to Alaska required.
This job operates in a professional office environment. Travel to remote Alaskan locations may be required infrequently. While in Alaska work may be conducted at outside receiving locations or in the plant manufacturing environment.
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
The employee is frequently required to use interpersonal and teamwork skills. The employee needs to be able to discern details on shipping documents and reconcile appropriate calculations. The employee needs to regularly demonstrate attention to detail. The employee is occasionally required to use creativity, independent judgment, discretion, and problem analysis.