NETWORKING AND EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY BULLETIN: September 30, 2016Written by
Transportation Club Fall Golf Tournament
Quail Creek Golf Club
Thursday October 13th
Another Friday is thankfully upon us. The last 3+ weeks I've been to Denver, Cancun, Charleston IL, and Orlando. I'm ready for a quiet weekend and a few weeks in the office until the Vegas Conference.
We only have a couple weeks until the golf tournament. We can use some more players, volunteers, and hole sponsors. We are teeing off at 11:30 so we'll be off the course by 4 pm. Well before the Blues Home Opener. also, YSCP is having a networking happy that evening at Double D's in Brentwood. What a great day of networking.
Have a good weekend. Hopefully the Cardinal can sneak into the playoffs.
SLATE September Job Fairs and Employment Opportunities:
September Job Fair List: Click HERE
September Hot Jobs List: Click HERE
Charter Spectrum: Customer Relations Coordinator: Click HERE
Macy's Season Job Openings: Click HERE
Sprinkler Fitter Apprenticeship Applications: Click HERE
New Tech Job Board: Click HERE
PA General Manager/Director Distribution Position:
Purcell International Group
As a result of aggressive growth and expansion, our client has retained us to find a future Regional Director of Distribution Logistics. During the last 5 years their revenues have grown from $700 Million and have now exceeded $1.5 Billion this year, with continued projected growth next year. This individual will be responsible for the Logistics Operations and manage a Best Practice perspective and support a company-wide Lean Processes and Initiatives for Continuous Improvement to enhance business execution. This is a highly visible position and my client has asked me to seek an above average professional to join them as: Located in the King of Prussia Metro, PA area. Total Compensation between $150K - $165K.
This is a critical role within their supply chain organization and the individual selected will be responsible for providing leadership to the Distribution Operations organization. Ideally she/ he will have: Stable work history & accomplishments with responsibility for a Distribution Center, Multi-Site Experience a real plus. Accomplishments in Grocery, Food, Food Safety and or Cold Chain Compliance. The ability to drive continuous improvement and build bench strength. Union Avoidance track record. 4 year College / University Degree.
Job Opening for a Sales Account Executive
OEC Group has opening in their St. Louis Office. Looking for candidates with 1-3 years of outside sales experience in the transportation, shipping or logistics industry. OEC Group's Sales Account Executives will provide information to prospective customers on the company's logistics/shipping services. As a Sales Account Executive for one of the leading freight forwarders in the industry, OEC Group will provide you with an opportunity to expand your book of business and become more knowledgeable about the shipping/logistics industry. For Additional details and to submit a resume click HERE.
Job Opening for a Documentation Clerk
OEC Group has opening in their St. Louis Office. The Documentation Clerk is responsible for opening up files for the Brokerage Department. For Additional details and to submit a resume click HERE.
CNC Machnists Needed
Lake Drive Logistics
36 Internships for 2017:
DOT Foods- Chesterfield, MO.
Miss the last couple bulletins?
St. Louis Blues & Peabody/Scottrade Show Discounts:
I am happy to announce that the offer for St. Louis Blues hockey games has been activated! Bulletin participants can save up to 21% on select tickets to select games*. Some of the games highlighted in this year’s offer include:2016-17 Home Opener Thursday, October 13th vs. the Minnesota Wild. Blues Hoodie Night presented by Enterprise Saturday, December 3rd vs. the Winnipeg Jets (first 10,000 fans through the gates will get a Blues Hoodie). Brett Hull Statue Bobblehead Night Saturday, March 25th vs. the Calgary Flames (first 10,000 fans through the gates will receive the bobblehead). To order your tickets today please go to:www.stlouisblues.com/offers/TNT. Use promo code TNT to receive your discount! Don’t forget offers are also available for all of the Broadway Shows at Peabody Opera House, including Cheers Live on Stage, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus and other Scottrade Center shows!
Business for Sale:
Truck Wash Facility. Business 55 Corridor - Interstate Exit –Ste. Genevieve County, Mo (Full Turn Key Operation). Click HERE for details.
Struggling with technology?
Export Opportunities in the Americas
Thursday, October 6. 8:30 - 11:00 am
Learn about opportunities for your company in Canada, Mexico & Brazil, three of Missouri's most important markets, representing a combined $606bn in U.S. exports in 2015 and supporting over 3.1 million jobs. Discover the most promising Industry sectors and emerging opportunities, together with challenges unique to each market. Click HERE to view speaker bios and learn more.
Memphis Transportation Club's 2nd Annual Tailgate with the Tigers
Thursday, October 6th. Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium Parking Lot
$25 per person(in advance), you will receive a ticket to the Tigers vs. Temple AAC conference opening football game with kickoff at 7pm this year. Prior to that from 5pm-645, you can stop and enjoy all of the BBQ, fixings and beer/soft drinks/water as you tailgate with other transportation, football and other fans. Last year they had around 130 people attend. Details HERE.
The Boeing Institute of International Business invites you and your guests to the 2016 Hussmann International Business Awards Ceremony sponsored by Tom and Kate Gunn.
Please join us on Wednesday, October 12, as we recognize global business leaders and student scholars. The event begins at 5:30 p.m. in the Anheuser-Busch Auditorium in the John Cook School of Business at Saint Louis University. Click HERE for details.
Transportation Club of St. Louis Fall Golf Tournament
Thursday October 13, 2016 - Quail Creek
10:30 registration - 11:30 shotgun. $85.00 per golfer includes lunch, dinner, & 4 drink Tickets. Registration is open. Click HERE
Fall ICPA Conference Information:
October 11-13. Dallas Texas.
Registration for the fall conference will open May 2 at noon CST. Check out the website for agenda and information www.icpainc.org
Logistics & Transportation Association of North America (LTNA) 2016 National Conference October 19-21 - SLS Hilton - Las Vegas, NV
LTNA is a member-driven networking organization consisting of individual members, non-profit clubs, associations, and corporate entities involved in every aspect of Transportation, Logistics, and Supply Chain Management throughout the United States and Canada. LTNA members are recognized experts in all aspects of the Logistics, Transportation, and Supply Chain industry. $225 per person to attend. Sponsorship's available. For additional details, registration, and speaker lineup click HERE.
BCSCI Industry Conference
On October 25th, The Boeing Center will hold its 8th Annual Industry Conference on “Technologies Shaping the Future of Supply Chains.“ It will be a series of 40-minute presentations by industry leaders from 9:15 am to 4:30 pm in the Emerson Auditorium. Register Here: REGISTRATION LINK
The Ranken Technical College Fall Job Fair (St. Louis) is coming up! The Job Fair will be held on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 from 9am-11:30am. The event is free of charge.
Past Ranken graduates with experience, recent graduates, as well as current day and evening school students will be in attendance. To register please call, email me or register online at http://ranken.edu/jobfair and sign up. Please make your reservations early! Don't miss this opportunity to see qualified candidates for your company!
A bank that understands Trucking:
First Mid-Illinois Bank understands trucking and is helping businesses improve their cash flow without using factoring. First Mid offers a line of credit based on your receivables, but the service is often less expensive. The bank does not invoice your customers or contact them regarding past due balances. The service provides immediate cash flow when invoices are created, and utilizes a lockbox for receiving payments that are still made to you. As part of the service, the bank provides timely payment records and other reports to assist you in managing your business. It’s simple, easy to use, and can be utilized no matter where you bank currently. Give First Mid a call at 866-667-4476, look the bank up on the web at www.firstmid.com and learn how local financing may be a good solution for you!
Troops to Transportation & Logistics Program (T2TL)
The Transportation Club & LTNA are proud supporters of the Troops to Transportation & Logistics Organization
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