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The NPT Schedule and Equipment Supervisor is responsible for providing rationalized data for Air and Surface network planning and assisting in the construction of transportation planning models. He/She supports the Scheduling Manager platform and overall NPT program visions to create, design, and implement cost-effective transportation strategies.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Reviews transportation data analyses to understand current network characteristics
  • Completes end user application analyses to identify expected system outcomes and to determine the source of system abnormalities
  • Reviews and summarizes data to assist application development
  • Collaborates with IT to design detailed data requirements for review and approval by the product team
  • Supports new transportation product development to provide operational direction of product considerations and alignment with organizational goals
  • Communicates project findings to UPS stakeholders to make recommendations on projects’ potential for alignment of UPS business plans with corporate objectives
  • Reviews project requests from UPS corporate stakeholders to determine project scope
  • Collaborates with UPS stakeholders to troubleshoot system, operational, and service inefficiencies and to create plan enhancements that result in improved performance

Knowledge and Skills

  • Demonstrates some advanced knowledge of database design principles; works with users to define requirements with minimal oversight from others; defines user rights; describes security measures, such as passwords, firewalls, and access rights based on user requirements; describes information organization, such as classes, links, records, and fields
  • Follows standard guidelines to update existing standards; provides input into developing data standards with some assistance from others; reviews customer data to ensure consistent and widespread use of data standards
  • Develops and executes project management plans for basic projects of short duration requiring limited coordination and resources; supports initiatives with well-defined project needs and cross-functional roles/responsibilities throughout the project life cycle; manages minimal organizational resistance to cross-functional project demands; employs project management tools and technology (e.g., Microsoft Project, Program Management Group website, etc.)
  • Uses in-depth techniques to uncover new information or details that are not readily available; selects techniques and strategies that are appropriate for the audience; chooses techniques that result in more accurate and thorough information; implements strategies that minimize biases and preconceived ideas
  • Leverages technological knowledge to achieve business objectives; resolves technological issues impeding work; adapts technological information, facts, or data to varying situations or groups; recommends changes to technological approach based upon knowledge of trends and best practices

UPS is an equal opportunity employer. UPS does not discriminate on the basis of race/color/religion/sex/national origin/veteran/disability/age/sexual orientation/gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law

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