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Dangerous Goods Specialist

Date: Jul 19, 2019

Location: High Point, NC, US, 27265

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.

At XPO Logistics, we’re constantly looking for ways to improve, enhance and adapt in an ever-changing marketplace. As the Dangerous Goods Specialist, your attention to the small details and strong work ethic will ensure our operations continue to run smoothly. We will equip you with the best tools in the industry to grow and develop to a level that will exceed your expectations and help you reach your career goals.

 

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and more.

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Conduct dangerous goods training for employees using various delivery methods and formats
  • Support site-level dangerous goods training as needed
  • Maintain and update the associated corporate training program materials
  • Update and maintain the training records in the company database
  • Collaborate with the Global Manager of Dangerous Goods on related research and initiatives
  • Monitor Federal and State regulations for upcoming changes
  • Work with the Global Manager to prepare communications for the field

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent experience
  • 5 years of experience with the implementation of dangerous goods regulations
  • Solid knowledge and understanding of all applicable dangerous goods regulations (49CFR, IMDG, IATA, TDG)
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
  • Experience delivering training programs through various methods and media

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Availability to travel 35% of time (on average)
  • Ability to work independently or in a team environment; able to motivate and inspire team members
  • Strong organizational skills; able to be thorough and detail-oriented, while maintaining a high degree of ethical integrity

Be a part of something big.

 

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oréal, Toyota and many others. We’re the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we’re just getting started.

 

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.

 

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.


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