Student Veterans of America Jobs

Welcome to SVA’s jobs portal, your one-stop shop for finding the most up to date source of employment opportunities. We have partnered with the National Labor Exchange to provide you this information. You may be looking for part-time employment to supplement your income while you are in school. You might be looking for an internship to add experience to your resume. And you may be completing your training ready to start a new career. This site has all of those types of jobs.

Here are a few things you should know:
  • This site is mobile friendly. You do not need a log-in or password to access information.
  • Jobs on this site are original and unduplicated and come from three sources: the Federal government, state workforce agency job banks, and corporate career websites. All jobs are vetted to ensure there are no scams, training schemes, or phishing.
  • The site is refreshed daily to remove out-of-date content.
  • The newest jobs are listed first, so use the search features to match your interests. You can look for jobs in a specific geographical location, by title or keyword, or you can use the military crosswalk. You may want to do something different from your military career, but you undoubtedly have skills from that occupation that match to a civilian job.

Job Information

Expeditors Import Gateway (Inbonds & Onforwarding Agent) in Hawthorne, California

  • We recruit, train, and retain the very best logistics and technical experts the world over.

  • We love to promote from within—more than 50 percent of our staff of more than 18,000 employees has been at Expeditors for five years or more.

  • Our high retention rate is influenced our philosophy that our people are our greatest asset, we pride ourselves in hiring for attitude and training for skill.

For more information on the company, please visit our website: 

https://www.expeditors.com/careers

Scope of Position: 

  • This position will support the movement of freight by managing daily container operations from Carson, CA to our branches across the US.

  • This position will primarily be computer work, emails, phone calls and zoom calls.

  • The position will require phone and email communication with Expeditors employees, trucking companies, and other strategic service providers.

Position Schedule:  Monday – Friday: Hours 08:00 – 17:00 (be able to cover some Saturdays and holidays)

 

Major Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Track freight availability

  • Process inbonds and follow up with Customs clearances

  • Manage exceptions

  • Create consolidations and prepare emails with the follow ups

  • Manage empties at the Container Freight Station 

  • Manage system updates and check delays, and provide updates

  • Arrive bonds 

  • Check onforwarding protection and follow with origin/Import Teams if any discrepancies

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Degree or equivalent required

  • Successful candidates must pass a background check

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States

  • Must not require future sponsorship for employment visa

  • Fluent in English, both written and verbal

  • Must have the ability to work overtime in support of the department’s needs

  • Must be able to commute to the city of Hawthorne, CA

  • Comfortable with numbers and basic mathematical skills

  • Comfortable working in a Professional business environment

Desired Qualifications:

  • Associates or Undergraduate Degree Preferred

  • Good computer skills (Word, Excel, and familiarity with PowerPoint)

  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize throughout the workday while remaining focused and organized

  • Demonstrated ability to be proactive in thought and action

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Analytical with a strong attention to detail

  • Effective interpersonal skills, including proven ability to listen, comprehend, effectively communicate clearly and concisely to obtain positive results

  • Ability to work independently and in a collaborative team environment

  • Willing to pitch in and help on last minute projects or assist team members

  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills

  • Has a demonstrated strong work ethic, and reliability

  • Be able to look and provide options to our customers

Reporting Structure

  • Lead Agent, Supervisor and Manager

Expeditors offers excellent benefits

  • Paid Vacation, Holiday, Sick Time

  • Health Plan: Medical, Prescription Drug, Dental and Vision

  • Life and Long Term Disability Insurance

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan (US only)

  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan

  • Training and Personnel Development Program

Pay rate is:  $19.50 - $24.00 per hour

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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