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Logistics Specialist Jobs in Iowa

At IES Communications, we're excited to offer Logistics Specialist Jobs in Iowa, a unique opportunity that blends professional growth with community engagement. Choosing to join our team means you'll be at the heart of an industry-leading company dedicated to your development and the advancement of telecommunications technology. Our Logistics Specialists are vital in ensuring project success, managing materials with precision and foresight to meet our rigorous standards. Beyond work, living in Iowa offers the chance to immerse yourself in its natural beauty and vibrant local culture, making it not just a job but a lifestyle choice where you can truly thrive alongside us.

Why a Job as a Logistics Specialist in Iowa is a great idea.

A job as a Logistics Specialist in Iowa offers more than just professional growth; it's an opportunity to become part of a vibrant community that values connection and the great outdoors. With our free time, we're often found soaking up the natural beauty along scenic trails or enjoying a serene picnic amidst rolling hills and expansive farmlands. Moreover, the local enthusiasm for state fairs and college football games fosters a sense of unity and excitement, making Iowa not just a place to work, but a place to live fully.

Why Work for IES communications in Iowa?

Choosing to work for IES Communications in Iowa means joining a team that values your growth and development just as much as we value the services we provide to our customers. As part of our family, you'll have access to industry-leading training and technology, ensuring you're always at the forefront of the telecommunications field. Our commitment to creating opportunities for our employees is matched by our dedication to delivering superior quality solutions. We see every employee's potential and strive to develop it, offering a career path filled with challenges and rewards. At IES Communications, you're not just building infrastructure; you're building a future—yours and ours. Together, we aim to lead the telecommunications industry into the future, making this an exciting place for a Logistics Specialist who wants to grow and innovate alongside us.

Company Benefits

Competitive Wages

Medical, Dental, & Vision Coverage

401(k) Plan

Short Term Disability

Compensated Industry Certifications

Optional long-term disability

Paid Time Off (PTO)

Illness, accident, legal, pet coverage.

Company paid life insurnace

Paid training & defined career path

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What will you do as a Logistics Specialist at one of IES Communications' Iowa Branches?

At our Iowa branches, our Lead Logistics Specialists play a crucial role in ensuring the smooth execution of projects by strategically planning and coordinating material deliveries to various job sites. They diligently align material orders with project schedules, forecasting needs accurately while keeping an eye on quality, quantity, stock levels, delivery times, transport costs, and efficiency to meet our high standards. Our specialists tackle any challenges head-on, resolving problems or complaints swiftly to maintain cost-effectiveness, productivity, accuracy, and timeliness targets. Furthermore, they are responsible for maintaining metrics, analyzing performance data, and implementing improvements, along with handling other duties as assigned, ensuring our operations run seamlessly.

Experience

40 Years

Employees

9000+

Revenue

$2B+

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Davenport

Des Moines

FAQs

What is the average salary of a Logistics Specialist in Iowa?

The average salary for a Logistics Specialist in Iowa is approximately $55,000 per year. This figure can vary based on experience, education, and specific employer details.

How do I become a Logistics Specialist in Iowa?

To become a Logistics Specialist in Iowa, start by pursuing relevant education such as a degree in supply chain management, logistics, or a related field. Gain practical experience through internships or entry-level positions in logistics or supply chain operations to build your skills and knowledge. Consider obtaining certifications like the Certified Logistics Associate (CLA) or Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) to enhance your qualifications. Lastly, network with professionals in the industry and stay updated on logistics trends and technologies to increase your employability and advancement opportunities.

How long does it take to become a Logistics Specialist in IA?

Becoming a Logistics Specialist in Iowa typically requires 1-2 years of education or training, coupled with gaining relevant experience. This timeframe can vary based on individual learning pace and opportunities for hands-on experience in the field.

Is being a Logistics Specialist in Iowa a good job?

Absolutely, being a Logistics Specialist in Iowa can be a rewarding career choice. The state's central location in the U.S. makes it a strategic hub for transportation and distribution networks. This role offers diverse opportunities in various industries, competitive salaries, and a chance to play a key part in the supply chain process. Plus, with Iowa's growing focus on technology and innovation within logistics, professionals have ample room for growth and advancement.

How much does a Logistics Specialist in IA make?

A Logistics Specialist in IA typically makes between per hour, and per year depending on their experience and qualifications.

Is there a demand for Logistics Specialists in Iowa?

Yes, there's a notable demand for Logistics Specialists in Iowa. This stems from the state's strong agricultural base, expanding manufacturing sector, and its strategic location that facilitates national and international trade routes. Businesses across various industries in Iowa are on the lookout for skilled logistics professionals to streamline their operations and enhance efficiency.

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