Operations Controller

Location: West Palm Beach

Company: Tropical Shipping

Employment Type: Full Time

Region: Florida

Job Category: Other

Publish Date: June 10, 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.


Maintain Yard Define and Yard Planning files, updating to match user and management requirements. Monitor T-Link Terminal System (Gate, Strad/Reach Stacker, Tally, Crane and Jockey) to ensure required system operation and performance. Communicate and work with users and IS staff to resolve problems. Modify, redirect and complete system work orders to ensure uninterrupted terminal workflow.






High School Diploma or equivalent


Three to five years experience with Terminal Management Information Systems as a yard, rail or vessel planner.


Valid Local Driver's License




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.