Warehouse Specialist (Hazmat Certifier) at Olgoonik

Posted in Other 12 days ago.

Location: Norfolk, Virginia

Job Description:

Olgoonik is an Equal Opportunity Employer - EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Olgoonik is a strong family of professional contracting companies established to create benefits for our Alaska Native shareholders and fueled by the belief that to do so our operations must remain of the highest quality, our employees qualified and principled, and our commitment to safety and every client's mission unconditional.

From our roots in Alaska's Arctic to our operations in South America, Europe, Asia, Africa and the Middle East, our experienced and dependable workforce consistently delivers results through a sharp combination of innovation and practicality.

Warehouse Specialist (Hazmat Certifier)


Receive, issues, and prepare for shipment all hazardous materials.

This position is contingent upon contract award.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Uses DSS/WMS and other government data systems to perform the requirements in the PWS.
  • Performs the full range of duties involved in the Materials Examiner and Identifier duties such as identification, examinations, classifications, acceptance/rejection, determine and assign condition codes of all classes of material, to include but not limited to Class II, III, IX.
  • Load material on and off skids, pallets, and stands.
  • Operate tools and equipment in performance of duties.
  • Operate Material Handling Equipment (MHE) as assigned and hold appropriate license.
  • Count, weigh, record data, apply tags and labels.
  • Able to use basic processes of inspection/examination procedures for material.
  • Able to read specifications, drawings, prints, schematics and photographs.
  • Able to prepare reports relating to distribution functions.
  • Able to make preventive maintenance adjustments to related equipment.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned working with and around Hazardous Material.

Education and/or Experience:

  • Must have High School Diploma or GED.
  • Minimum three years' specific experience in distribution and warehousing of hazardous material using DSS/WMS or equivalent warehouse management system within the past five (5) years.
  • Must be able to acquire license to use Material Handling Equipment (MHE).
  • Must be proficient in the use of Distribution Standard System (DSS) and other automated distribution systems used at site.
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Suite of products including, Word, Excel, Access and E-mail business software.
  • Must demonstrate a good attitude and ability to work as a member of a team.
  • Must be able to multi-task efficiently, work in a fast-paced environment on multiple projects, and have strong attention for detail.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

Requires successful completion of OSHA compliance training and Hazardous Materials Preparer Certification IAW Defense Transportation Regulation (DTR) Part II, Cargo Movement, Chapter 204-7, Training, DLAI 4145.3 Preparing Hazardous Material for Military Air Shipment, and DLAI 1307 Hazardous Material (HAZMAT) Training for Packaging and Transportation Personnel Process Guidance prior to the beginning of full performance.

Security Clearance:


Position requires U.S. Citizenship and pass a US Government background check

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to be able to occasionally stand; walk; sit; use hands and/or fingers to handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; operate office equipment, reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop; kneel; talk or hear; taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift and or move up to 25 pounds.



Work Environment:

General office/warehouse environment.

Additional Details:

  • Subsidiary: Olgoonik Federal, LLC
  • FLSA: Non-Exempt
  • Requisition Nbr: 2013535

Olgoonik is an Equal Opportunity Employer - EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Olgoonik is an equal opportunity employer in all aspects of employment to all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status. As an Alaska Native Corporation, Olgoonik provides hiring preference to Olgoonik shareholders, descendants, and their spouses to the extent allowed by law.
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