Supply Technician in McMurdo Station at PAE

Date Posted: 11/28/2019

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Job Description

Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World

Supply Technician


  • Receives, stores and issues materials in support of all department operations including forklift support as required. Researches stock information to determine locations and stock levels using the ERP database.
  • Establishes and enhances strong working relationships with customers.
  • Prepares outbound shipments.
  • Accurately documents incoming and outgoing material.
  • Investigates and reconciles routine and recurring discrepancies relating to actions such as receipt control, stock control, and inventory adjustments.
  • Operates computer terminals or personal tablets/computers to perform records search, data input, and data corrections.
  • Responsible for general housekeeping and maintains warehouse and Outside Storage Area (OSA) in an organized and clean manner.
  • Conducts physical inventories and maintains inventory stock.
  • Answers recurring inquiries regarding the status of requisitions, delivery of material, and other questions received from customers.
  • Examines items received; notes overages, shortages, or any damages incurred in shipping; and prepares detailed reports as required.
  • Additional Responsibilities: Other duties as assigned by Senior Supply Technician and/or Supply Department management.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:

  • Creative Thinking: Demonstrates originality and imagination in thinking while developing a solution to a problem.
  • Business Communication: Writes, speaks, and presents clearly and succinctly across a variety of communication settings and adjusts communication style to the audience.
  • Operations Systems: Understands and uses systems and tools used for day-to-day operation of a facility. Navigates ERP system in order to retrieve data accurately and effectively.

Minimum Required Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent is required.
  • 2+ years of warehouse/supply chain/logistics experience including the use of forklifts, hand trucks and other powered and non-powered lifting devices or a minimum of one season experience working in the Transportation and Logistics (T&L) department in Antarctica.
  • Intermediate skills in Microsoft Excel and a working knowledge of other Office programs.
  • Strong interpersonal and customer service skills
  • Self-motivation and high accountability with ability to make sound decisions with minimal supervision
  • Strong ability to multitask
  • Strong ability to clearly and efficiently communicate
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to support frequent standing, walking, pushing, pulling, bending, reaching, lifting up to 50lbs, and working at heights.
  • Must be willing to work outdoors in inclement weather conditions.
  • Willingness and ability to deploy to Antarctica for extended periods is required.
  • Must participate in community programs, such as “house-mouse” (chores), cleaning-up around the station, recycling efforts safety events and objectives.
  • Must successfully complete the physical, dental and psychological (if applicable) examinations as required by the NSF for deploying to Antarctica
  • US citizenship or US Permanent Resident Status is required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Familiarity and capability to identify commodities in a specific area: Medical/Dental; Construction/Residential Repair; Automotive/Heavy & Industrial Equipment; Science/Lab Support; Food/Beverage/Retail; Office/Hotel/Janitorial Supplies; Electrical/Plumbing/Utilities/Carpentry/Fire Safety; Information Technology/Communications supplies.
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel and other Office Programs
  • IBM Maximo experience
  • Hazardous material handling experience is preferred.
  • Experience with remote site polar logistics operations is highly desirable.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

PAE is a drug free workplace.

PAE is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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