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As a leading global supplier of wafer fabrication equipment and services to the semiconductor industry, Lam Research develops innovative solutions that help our customers build smaller, faster, and more power-efficient devices.

We are a company comprised of people who work hard, deliver outstanding results and maintain a sense of humor during even the most challenging times. Our success results from our employees' diverse technical and business expertise, which fuels close collaboration and ongoing innovation. We know that our dynamic, global team of exceptional employees is essential to our continued growth.

Join the Lam Research team, where you can play a vital role in the future of electronics and write your own success story.

Transportation Senior Manager

Date: Apr 14, 2021

Location: Bayan Lepas, Penang, MY, 11900

Req ID: 152247

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Job Responsibilities

The Global Transportation manager will find ways to prevent waste and inefficiency in the Lam Research transportation system. They will design efficient processes that integrate service providers, information, and material flow to ensure timely delivery to our manufacturing operations,  spare parts services, and finished goods customer deliveries.

The Global Logistic Manager will create metrics that measure service levels, financial transportation performance, and service provider level adherence.  The metrics will be used forecast future requirements that anticipate market changes. The position will develop and maintain transportation routes to maximize effectiveness, efficiency, and space requirements.  The manager will develop a dynamic team that will be able to scale to the operational needs of the company. This role regularly requires external contacts to build relationships, review performance, resolve issues at root cause and drive improvements.


Other Job Responsibilities

  • Analyzes and reviews Operations key performance indicators to identify opportunities for improvement, determine root cause, and develop plans to resolve; leads execution of the resolution.
  • Creating and implementing transportation policies and procedures; including preferred methods and measurements, processes, costs, service provider quality control.
  • Understand and then design the routing requirements in a Transportation Management System
  • Provides knowledge and direction on the ways multiple operations and visibility systems interact.  Guide the daily planning team accordingly.
  • Leads operational transportation resolution on destressed orders.
  • Facilitates ongoing efficiency improvements.
  • Evaluates model flow results and makes recommendations for improvement.
  • Researches and recommends continuous improvement opportunities for the operation based on external benchmarking and industry best practices.
  • Responsible for the Transportation program governing all aspects of our import and export activity. Includes supervising Logistics team members and their daily activity.
  • Responsible for the accuracy of shipment data; including product documentation; to partner with our Trade Operations and Supply Chain teams to proactively address compliance issues.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience
  • 10+ yrs. experience
  • Experience with installing efficiency improvements
  • Transportation Management Systems use preferred
  • Dedicated or Regional transportation Experience preferred
  • International Airfreight experience required
  • Proven understanding of statistics and strong analytic skills
  • Knowledge of LEAN Six Sigma principles and standard project management processes
  • Intuitive ability to recognize innovative opportunities
  • Possess management skills including team facilitation, training, and motivation
  • Knowledge of Windows, Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Excellent communication skills; written and verbal communication skills
  • Interpersonal skills to deal with all levels of the organization

Our Commitment


Our work is everywhere you look – even if you can’t actually see it. Lam Research goes deeper than software or chips to the heart of the process that enables chip creation. So if you want to help power the components that empower everything, join us.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.

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