Position Entry
Applied Weather Technology - Sunnyvale, CA

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Applied Weather Technology (www.awtworldwide.com) is the leading provider of fleet optimization services and onboard voyage management software designed to help ship owners, charterers, operators, fleet managers and captains identify the safest, most time-efficient or fuel efficient routes for their fleets, as well as reduce fuel consumption, costs and carbon emissions. AWT is focused solely on the maritime industry and staffed by world renowned experts in ship routing, meteorology, IT, and maritime science, as well as former ship captains. Using the most sophisticated technology available, AWT routes more ships per month than any other company. Founded in 1996, AWT is privately held and headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, with worldwide offices located in the UK, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Korea, Germany, New York, and New Jersey.

The Role

We are currently seeking a motivated individual to join our Maritime Position/Data Entry department. We have one full time and one part time entry level position available. Position Entry plays a key role supporting the Operations department at AWT office in Sunnyvale, California. Position Entry Analysts are responsible for reviewing and verifying all message traffic received from ship captains, clients (owners/time-charterers) of vessels at sea and internal messages from our sales offices around the world. Upon receipt of messages, the Position Entry Analyst compares and analyzes the data received within each message and enters the data in to AWT systems. Strong attention to detail is required as well as light trouble shooting of problems in messages received.


-AWT is a 24/7 operation, a flexible schedule is required and the candidate must be able to work weekends, overnight shifts, day shifts, and swing shifts.
-Strong attention to detail skills and analytical skills
-Ability to prioritize, multi-task, use personal judgment and utilize strong decision making skills
-Proactive when it comes to problem solving
-Ability to respond quickly to workflow fluctuations or changes in priorities and to meet deadlines accordingly
-Self-motivated, hard worker, able to perform repetitive tasks with efficiency
-Excellent communication skills, both written and oral, and the ability to work in a team environment
-3 years basic data entry experience

This position starts at $16/hr. AWT offers full benefits for the full time opening only which includes medical, dental, vision, and 401k. Those with interest, please reply with cover letter and resume. ( no phone calls)