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Raytheon Technologies Transportation/Packaging Specialist in Huntsville, Alabama

This position is contingent upon contract award.

Raytheon Intelligence and Space (RIS) is seeking a successful candidate to support its Rapid Aerostat Initial Deployment (RAID) program’s Logistics Support Center (LSC) located on Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville Alabama. Under general supervision of the logistic lead, candidate will use established process and procedures to perform a wide variety of tasks to meet transportation requirements for outgoing shipments via ground or air to CONUS and OCONUS destinations.

Position responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

• Ensures the execution and continuous improvement of standard logistics processes, such as replenishment systems, data interchange systems, demand management, electronic data systems administration, transportation operations, and related functions • Complete inventories of all equipment, packaged items and rolling stock to be shipped. • Select the appropriate packaging and shipping container(s) and materials for the items to be shipped. • Complete all required documentation for shipping (i.e., DD Form 1149, Funds Verification & Use Authorization (FVUA), TAC, etc.), HAZMAT documentation and obtain Government authorization to ship. • Manage and track shipments utilizing the RAID Contractor Logistics Support (RCLS) Database. • Prepare applicable HAZMAT materials for shipment, to include Safety Data Sheet (SDS) for all hazardous materials, and ensure each hazard is packed & prepared properly IAW applicable shipping regulations. • Prepare, Shipper’s Declaration for Dangerous Goods (AMC Form 1033), and determine handling/storage directions, disposal and provide regulatory references. • Package, palletize and/or secure all equipment in accordance with transportation and shipping requirements to prevent excessive movement that could result in damage during transport. • Obtain the weight, height, width, and length of the shipping container(s) and/or rolling stock, and clearly annotate the dimensions on the outside of containers/platforms. • Coordinate with Transportation Management Office (TMO) for scheduling of transport. • Coordinate with SAAM for Military airlift, to include Load Plans, and submit all applicable documentation. • Operate vehicles to transport passengers, material or merchandise • Perform Airfield Load-Out operations for aircraft loading.

Required Skills:

• 2+ years of applicable logistics and/or transportation experience related to military or Government contract work. • Ability to work under limited supervision with strong interpersonal skills. • Must be able to multi task, prioritize work, and be adaptive to change. • Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license. • Experience with Microsoft office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) • Must be fork lift certified or able to pass a certification test for the operation of a forklift. • Experience with material control or freight management database systems. • Able to operate manual material handling equipment, pallet jack, push carts, etc. • Must be able to withstand physical demands of a warehouse environment: seasonal hot/cold temperatures, bending, squatting, lifting/carrying up to 40 pounds, and standing for long periods of time.

Desired Skills: • Experience with the RAID Contractor Logistics Support (RCLS) Database • Knowledge of RAID Tower system hardware and components • Import/Export (EXIM) compliance experience. • Working knowledge of SAP or Invoicing, Receipt, Acceptance and Property Transfer (iRAPT) (formally Wide Area Work Flow (WAWF)) • Experience with military transportation & logistics, MILAIR, USTRANSCOM, etc. • Experience configuring military 463L pallets for MILAIR shipments, aircraft load team member. • HAZMAT Dangerous Goods IATA and DOT certification. • Flight line and air cargo loading and palletization experience. • Familiarity with DOD logistic practices and forms, DD250, DD1348, DD1149, etc.

Required Education:

BA/BS related to this job description or equivalent combination of education and experience (Bachelor Degree = 8 years of additional applicable experience).


This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.


Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.