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Business:  Kalmar
Job Function:  Logistics

Paramount, CA, US

Parts Operator

Kalmar keeps global trade moving. Our innovative solutions contribute to every fourth container movement in the world and help transform the future of cargo handling. We believe in collaboration, delivering on our promises and that people make the difference.

Purpose of the position

To provide shipping/receiving support in the Paramount, CA warehouse and make deliveries to Kalmar employees/customers at the Ports in Los Angeles, CA (Pier 400)

Main tasks and responsibilities

•    Inventory control (entering/removing parts and materials from inventory in SAP)
•    Assist with annual Inventory count/reporting
•    Locate and pull parts from warehouse inventory for order shipments (use of forklift)
•    Verify incoming shipments are correct (using Packing Slips, BOL and PO information)
•    Receive incoming shipments and log materials received into inventory (SAP)
•    Retrieve and maintain shipment data and documents for import/export shipments
•    Communicate with carriers, forwards, Cargotec logistics, brokers, internal customers and any other parties to import/export shipments as needed to provide status updates, ETA’s, POD, and similar information 
•    Assist with completion of required documentation for international shipments 
•    Assist in providing necessary information to customs brokers in order to clear shipments through US or CA customs 
•    Maintain and update filing, mailing, reporting, and database systems 
•    Assist with A/P activities for logistic services invoices: PO creation, remit advice, invoice status 
•    Operate office equipment: photocopier, scanner, fax machine, voicemail, personal computer 
•    Deliver parts/orders to Kalmar employees/customers in the Ports of Los Angeles (Pier 400)
•    Other duties as assigned

What you’ll need to succeed

•    Minimum of high school diploma or GED required.

License/Certification Requirements:
•    Must possess and maintain valid state issued driver’s license (and have good driving record-MVR)
•    TWIC Card- must possess or have the ability to obtain immediately upon hire
•    Forklift Certification

•    Prior SAP experience preferred
•    Experience using Google Suite and Microsoft Office (spreadsheets)

•    Communication, both oral and written
•    Time management
•    Organizing, planning, and prioritizing work
•    Computer skills: Google Suite, SAP

You will be part of

If you are seeking a challenging and rewarding career, and motivated and have a strong work ethic, and are interested in working in a world-class, global environment with state-of-the-art projects and technology then we invite you to apply for our role.  Preference will be given to military veterans and those with advanced technical training and experience

Interested to join?

Please submit your resume/CV to be considered!

Kalmar is part of Cargotec

Kalmar offers the widest range of cargo handling solutions and services to ports, terminals, distribution centres and to the heavy industry. Kalmar is the industry forerunner in terminal automation and in energy efficient container handling, with one in four container movements around the globe being handled by a Kalmar solution. Through its extensive product portfolio, global service network and ability to enable a seamless integration of different terminal processes, Kalmar improves the efficiency of every move.


Kalmar is part of Cargotec. Cargotec's (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) sales in 2021 totalled approximately EUR 3.3 billion and it employs around 11,500 people.

Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles