Import Administrator – Trainee

Title Import Administrator – Trainee
Salary $15-$20/HR
Location La Crescenta, CA
Job Information

Company Profile

A busy logistics and transportation company in la Crescenta catering primarily to international freight forwarders, 3PLs and other resellers of international freight. We work in a non-corporate setting with a very diverse and sharp team.

 

Position

Import operations trainee (LCL/FCL and air freight)

 

Job Description

Candidate will handle shipments from origin to the customer’s door including documentation, customs brokerage and inland transport, etc.

 

Job Requirements

-Excellent verbal and written communication skills are a must

-Comfortable with, Google Apps for business and other programs.

-Strong organizational skills and ability to perform and prioritize multiple tasks seamlessly with excellent attention to detail.

-Very strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build relationships with stakeholders, internal staff, and external parties.

-Demonstrated proactive approaches to problem-solving

-Highly resourceful team-player, with the ability to also be extremely effective independently

-U.S. work authorization

 

Preferred but not required

Experience in freight forwarding operations

Knowledge of trade terms

Familiarity with import procedures and regulations

Familiarity with domestic transportation

Candidates with CargoWise experience are encouraged to apply

 

This is a permanent full time position that requires detailed training. The company offers lots of room for growth. Only candidates with demonstrated commitment to the company will be considered.

This is an on-site only job. No telecommuting.

Bilingual and multilingual candidates are encouraged to apply

 

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