Personal Property Officer

Joint Base Lewis Mcchord, WA
Work Type: On-Site
  • Job Category: Transportation, Logistics & Cargo Handlers
  • Travel: None
  • Clearance: Not Applicable
  • Req ID: 2024-11726


Job Summary:

We are currently seeking a dynamic and experienced Personal Property Officer to join our AFO Team at Joint Base Lewis-McChord. The ideal candidate will have a comprehensive understanding of DOD transportation regulations, policies, and procedures, and related systems such as the Defense Personal Property System.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Serves as a subject matter expert on DOD transportation regulations, entitlements, and procedures, providing guidance and assistance to team members as needed.

  • Liaises with military bases, transportation offices, and third-party carriers to facilitate the smooth and timely execution of transportation services.

  • Addresses escalated transportation-related issues and concerns, resolving conflicts and disputes in a professional and diplomatic manner.

  • Ensures compliance with all relevant laws, regulations, and company policies related to transportation counseling activities, maintaining accurate records and documentation.

  • Collaborates with other departments, including customer service, logistics, and quality assurance, to streamline processes and enhance overall customer satisfaction.

  • Stays up-to-date on changes to DOD transportation policies and procedures, communicating updates to team members and providing training as necessary.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or permanent legal resident with oral and written fluency in the English language.

  • Must possess and maintain a valid state issued driver’s license.

  • Must undergo pre-employment background screening and drug testing.

  • Must be able to obtain a DoD Common Access Card within first 90 calendar days of employment.

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, with the ability to interact effectively with internal and external stakeholders.

  • Proven problem-solving abilities and a proactive approach to addressing challenges and finding solutions.

  • Proficiency in relevant computer software applications, including transportation management systems and Microsoft Office Suite.

  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.

  • Experience in transportation counseling or a related field, with previous supervisory experience.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Certification as a DOD Personal Property Shipping Office (PPSO) counselor is a plus.

  • Bachelor's degree in transportation management, logistics, business administration, or a related field.

Posted Salary Range


Benefits Information

SCA - The company offers a comprehensive benefits program, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) and a range of other voluntary benefits. Vacation, holiday and sick Leave offered will be as defined under the DOL's Wage Determination.

Job: Transportation, Logistics & Cargo Handlers

Travel: None

Organization: AFO - Akima Facilities Operations

Clearance: Not Applicable

Work Type: On-Site

Remote: No

ReqID: 2024-11726