Materials Specialist

Shreveport, Louisiana

Posted in Transport and Rail

Job Info

Wabtec Corporation is a leading global provider of equipment, systems, digital solutions and value-added services for freight and transit rail. Drawing on nearly four centuries of collective experience across Wabtec, GE Transportation and Faiveley Transport, the company has unmatched digital expertise, technological innovation, and world-class manufacturing and services, enabling the digital-rail-and-transit ecosystems. Wabtec is focused on performance that drives progress, creating transportation solutions that move and improve the world. Wabtec has approximately 27,000 employees in facilities throughout the world. Visit the company's new website at:

It's not just about your career... or your job's about who you are and the impact you are going to make on the world. Do you want to go into uncharted things that haven't been done to make yours and someone else's life better? Wabtec has been doing that for decades and we will continue to do so! Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, Wabtec delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

The Material Specialist is responsible for ordering, expediting, receiving, stocking and distributing spare parts and office / shop supplies. In addition, you will be responsible for inventory accuracy, ordering, receiving and shipping transactions.

Essential Responsibilities

In this role, you will be, responsible for ordering, expediting, receiving, stocking and distributing spare parts and office / shop supplies. This role also includes responsibility for inventory accuracy, ordering, receiving and shipping transactions.


High school diploma / GED; Must possess sufficient skills to perform basic mathematical calculations. Must possess experience handling equipment including forklifts, medium and small sized motor vehicles. Must have knowledge of traffic codes and regulations. Must be capable of lifting approximately 50lbs. Must have ability to work in shop environment

Desired Characteristics

Strong Computer skills Experience in the Railroad Industry Completed 16-hour classroom DOT TDG

Wabtec Corporation is committed to taking on the world's toughest challenges. In order to fulfill that commitment we rely on a culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness. We aim to employ the world's brightest minds to help us create a limitless source of ideas and opportunities. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles...people like you! Wabtec Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, or protected Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

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