Operations Coordinator – Trinidad

Location: Trinidad Tobago

Company: Tropical Shipping

Employment Type: Full Time

Region: Caribbean

Job Category: Operations

Publish Date: December 9, 2019

Company Description: Tropical has been rated as "best place to work" in the shipping industry for 10 years in a row. Employees enjoy our team spirit & work ethic and many have been with us for as long as 30 years. From those in the office to the team loading docks and conducting ship work, Tropical employees across the US, Canada, Bahamas and Caribbean reflect both the local communities we serve and the people with whom we do business. We see diversity and inclusiveness as an essential part of our productivity, creativity, and competitive advantage. We hire great people and our teams feel a lot like family. Together we do outstanding work and we enjoy a fun healthy work life balance.


  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Tropical Shipping

Responsible for tracking all of Tropical’s equipment moving both in and out of the port, maintain inventory, and generate reports to be sent to regional office.

To apply for this job please visit hrwppb06v.trophq.tropical.com.


Performs all equipment control functions ensuring accurate monitoring and handling of company equipment.
Records all of Tropical's equipment moving in and out of the port by truckers for consignees.
Removes batteries from reefers when not in use.
Locks empty chassis when not in use.
Prepares accurate monthly inventory to be sent to regional office.
Monitors unstuffing services provided by port authority workers to ensure accurate, timely and safe processing.
Generates Quarterly Reports on all LCL movements at the port.
Performs all other duties as assigned.


EDUCATION: High School Diploma or equivalent
EXPERIENCE: One to three years experience with equipment monitoring and control.
LICENSE: Valid Local Driver's License.
PHYSICAL: Office Environment - Manual dexterity to perform repetitive motion tasks on computer. Ability to bend or stoop to retrieve lower shelf files. Ability to reach overhead to retrieve upper shelf files. Ability to sit 1/3 - 2/3 of day. Ability to work on feet for 1/3 - 2/3 day.

(Education and experience minimums can be substituted with any equivalent combination of training and experience)