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Senior Expeditor

Company: PCL Construction
Location: Spring
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

The future you want is within reach.

At PCL, we build the places where life happens and find camaraderie in the process. We're a community of builders committed to building better communities. That's why we're always looking ahead, and not just to the next project or what's next in our industry.

We're also looking at what's next for you and how we can help you build a career you're proud of.

We are seeking a Sr. Expeditor for our PCL Industrial Construction Co. District office in Katy, TX.

A Sr. Expeditor ensures that our construction sites have an adequate and timely flow of materials and equipment. This position primarily manages activities that impact our clients, vendors, budgets, procedures, work practices and employees. The goal is to support the timely and cost-effective completion of construction projects.

Here's how a Senior Expeditor for our US PICCo office contributes to our team:


  • Obtain information from procurement/warehouse on approved purchase orders and delivery dates
  • Maintain constant contact with buyers and freight companies while deliveries are in route
  • Manage the inspection of materials for quantities and quality of deliveries
  • Create reports based on materials received and delayed with the warehouse manager
  • Create and instigate project expediting plans, strategies, controls, and schedules
  • Manage the Project Expediting Teams, and coordinate between work share offices
  • Conduct periodic visits to suppliers to ensure successful execution
  • Issue, maintain, update, and distribute documents governing the performance and development of Expediting, including, but not limited to, practices, work instructions, procedures
  • Solve all issues related to shipping delays along with the Sr. Buyer and warehouse manager
  • Coordinate with the manager for placement of deliveries in the warehouse and laydown yard
  • Ensure the project has the supplies and inventory required to meet schedule
  • Ensure the safety of expeditors and equipment safety inspections
  • Promote networking with procurement, warehouse, and other project supervision/management at all levels to achieve efficiency and promote sharing of knowledge

    • 4+ years of experience in construction of refinery, chemical or power required
    • Accredited four (4) year degree or global equivalent in applicable field of study and 6 to 8 years of work-related experience or a combination of education and directly related experience equal to ten (10) years if non-degreed
    • Ability to communicate effectively with audiences that include but are not limited to management, coworkers, clients, vendors, contractors, and other stakeholders
    • Job related technical knowledge necessary to complete the job
    • Ability to learn and apply knowledge of applicable local, state/province, and federal/national statutes and guidelines
    • Ability to attend to detail and work in a time-conscious and time-effective manner
      PCL is an innovative, employee-owned company comprised of people who find passion in their profession and take pride in doing great work every day. Our work powers the infrastructure and utilities that are essential to daily life and our projects are the scene of vacations, careers, education and healing. We are consistently ranked among the best companies to work for because we are committed to supporting and developing our teams.

      The PCL Companies celebrate diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating equitable opportunities and an inclusive environment for all employees and applicants. We make employment-related decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability or veteran status.

      PCL combines numerous pay and benefits strategies to provide a comprehensive and competitive total rewards package. Any salary range displayed by a job board is an estimate. Your salary, which considers your unique qualifications and experience, is just one component of the robust total rewards you'll enjoy at PCL. This may include an employee share purchase offering, discretionary annual performance bonus, comprehensive benefits and wellness programs, retirement plan plus matching, and career development programs.

      Should you require an accommodation during the application process, please contact us at ...@pcl.com with the position and location you are interested in.

      Together, we can build success and a better future. Let's get started!

      Employee Status: Regular Full-Time

      Company: PCL Industrial Construction Co.

      Primary Location: Houston, Texas, Katy, Texas

      Job: Senior Expeditor

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Keywords: PCL Construction, Houston , Senior Expeditor, Other , Spring, Texas

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