Enviva is a leading supplier of sustainable wood biomass fuel in the United States and Europe. The company’s mission is to become the preferred partner and supplier of sustainable biomass fuels to industrial and energy utility customers seeking to improve the environmental profile of their operations. Enviva has been supplying wood chips and wood pellets to customers in the United States and Europe since 2007. Enviva operating facilities will represent more than 1,750,000 metric tons per year of annual capacity by 2014.
The prospective Enviva employee will work in Mobile, Alabama at the Chipco Terminal (owned by Cooper T Smith) performing duties involved in pellet inventory tracking and quality sampling. The employee will work to continue and improve the ongoing business partnership between Enviva and Cooper T Smith.
Employee Duties -
Scale Trucks 20 hours/week
New pellet testing for customer deliveries
Expedite / Test Bayou pellet samples
Barge Sampling / Testing
Control Union currently drafts all barges, while loading the vessel
After certification / training, the Enviva employee will draft all barges
Coordinate inventory tracking with Cooper T. Smith
Work with Cooper T Smith to facilitate the use of an access database for entering and tracking all pellet deliveries to the Chipco Terminal (Wiggins, Bayou, and Amory plants)
Track all plant sampling by day, truck, and barge
Coordinate with Enviva Quality Director to track daily sampling at each plant with the destination barge
Track inventory through the Barge Tracking Dashboard and Shipping Schedule (Enviva reports)
Serve as primary liaison for all Mobile deliveries and trucking issues
Daily contact/communication with Cooper T Smith
It is anticipated that the employee will receive training to become knowledgeable and/or certified in surveying ocean vessels
Associate degree or Bachelor degree is preferred.
Experience in a manufacturing or operational environment. Nautical or port experience desired.
Must have experience working in a fast-paced environment and have strong attention to detail.
Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook. Advanced knowledge preferred.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Good rapport with co-workers and customers.
Careful and thorough in executing samples, reports, and tracking information
Well organized and efficient
Conscientious and self motivated
Works well both in the lab/office and outside
Ability to work physically outdoors in adverse weather conditions.
Compensation will consist of a competitive salary and benefits