Freight Fowarder / Dispatcher

Industry

Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain

Advert ID

USA_450052

Location

Los Angeles

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

USD16.00-17/hr

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Los Angeles, CA - Metro - (USA) 15821 Ventura Blvd Suite 148 CA Encino , CA - 91436 Phone : 818-784-8276

ContactNumber

818-784-8276

Job Description

Are you passionate about the Logistics field and see the importance of Air Freight, Ocean Freight and EDI? Join us to support leading global companies within the exciting and ever-evolving Freight Forwarding industry!

It's not just a job. It's a path to a better future. You'll be part of a diverse culture of learning, teaching and mentorship as we help you realize your full potential. We are fully committed to providing you with the resources and support you need to excel and develop your career. If you are interested, we want to speak to you about our Freight Forward/Dispatcher Operator position in Los Angeles, CA



What's in it for you?



* Full time hours. 8:00am - 5:00pm

* True Temp to Hire opportunity

* Pay rate: $17.00/hr.



What you'll be doing:

* Calculating weigh, volume or costs of goods to be moved

* Inform clients of factor such as shipments, options, timeliness, transfers or regulations affecting shipments

* Preparing shipping documentation such as including bills of lading, packing lists, docking receipts or certificates of origin

* Provide shipments status notification to exporters, consignees or insurers

* Verify proper packaging and labeling of exported goods

* Prepare invoices or cost quotations for freight transportation

* Select shipment routes, based on nature of goods shipped, transit times, or security needs

* Keep records of goods dispatched or received

* Consolidate loads with a common destination to reduce costs to individual shippers

* Monitor or record locations of goods in transit

* Reserve necessary space on ships, aircraft, trains or trucks

* Negotiate shipping rates with freight carriers

* Arrange delivery or storage of goods at destinations

* Verify adherence of documentation to customers, insurance, or regulatory requirements

* Determine efficient and cost-effective methods of moving goods from one location to another

* Pay or arrange for payment of freight or insurance fees or other charges

* Make arrangements with customers brokers to facilitate the passage of goods through customs

* Recommend or arrange appropriate merchandise packing methods, according to climate, terrain, weight, nature of goods or costs

* Provide details port information to importers or exporters

* Schedule and dispatch workers, work crews, equipment, or service vehicles for conveyance of materials, freight or passengers or for normal installation, service, or service, or emergency repairs rendered outside the pace of business. Duties include using radio, telephone, or computer to transmit assignments and compiling statistics report on work progress

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Who were looking for:

* Someone who has experience researching rates, routings and modes of transport for shipments of products

* Someone who maintains awareness of regulations affecting the international movement of cargo

* Someone who has experience making arrangements for additional services such as storage or inland transportation

* Dispatch pick up and delivery of loads

* 2+ years experience as a freight forwarder / dispatcher is a must

* Someone with great attendance and perfect punctuality.

* Detail-oriented and organized with an ability to work independently

* Someone with a "Yes, can do!" Attitude.

* Able to pass a Background Check and Drug Screen.



Stop your job search and apply today. Do you need more information? Contact ChaVon at 213-519-7715. We love referrals so please share our job with friends and family.