AECOM Packer / Crater - Shipping in Springfield, Virginia

United States of America - Virginia, Springfield

Job Summary

AECOM is looking for

Cleared Packers and Craters with

active high level government clearances - Top Secret / SCI with Polygraph.

Packer/craters perform the full range of routine to moderately-complex packing and/or crating of various materials to include chillers, generators, boats, and vehicles for shipment domestically or overseas. Positions work under general supervision of contractor supervisor and may assist senior craters in the most complex packing and crating activities of oversized or fragile items.

Under general supervision from contractor supervisor, packs and/or crates various materials for shipment domestically or overseas using routine to moderately complex methods and procedures.

  • Performs all established packing steps for a wide variety of standard to non-standard materials (i.e. chillers, generators, boats, and vehicles) to include, measuring boxes, weighing, cubing, banding, burlaping, and filling with instapack or other types of packing material as appropriate.

  • Measures and cuts wood to build crates for shipping non-standard materials such as vault doors, small generators, communications equipment, etc.

  • Determines the appropriate packing materials for crating.

  • Prepares appropriate shipping documentation and labeling as required for surface and/or air transportation as appropriate.

Assists senior craters in the most complex crating activities that require non-standard/custom crates.

  • Assists with blocking, bracing, and cushioning for delicate/fragile materials.

  • Assists in designing and assembling crates to transport non-standard items to include but are not limited to boats, trucks/cars, delicate/fragile high value items, etc.

Performs other duties as assigned.


Minimum Requirements

  • High Level Government Clearance - Top Secret / SCI with Polygraph. TS/SCI

  • High School Diploma or a GED certificate

  • Considerable knowledge of a full range of packing procedures.

  • Considerable knowledge of carpentry techniques.

  • Considerable knowledge of HAZMAT restrictions.

  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to apply basic mathematical skills when measuring, weighing, etc.

  • Ability to use power tools and machinery.

  • Ability to operate a forklift

  • Ability to work independently and responsibly in a fast paced environment.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Two years of packing and crating experience.

  • Forklift certification


What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Logistics and Supply Chain

Business Line Government

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 188900BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.