Freight Classification Specialist Lead - 73557-en_

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General Information

Job Posting ID 7402348 Creation Date May 13, 2019
Employer Posting No --- Closing Date Jun 12, 2019
Job Site Address ROBINSON, Texas 76706 Employer Type Private Sector
Openings 1

Job Description

As the Lead Freight Classification Specialist, your attention to the small details and strong work ethic will ensure our operations continue to run smoothly and that our customers receive superior service. You'll review each shipment transported and provide a continuous system wide check of the accuracy of commodity descriptions based on the Bill of Lading (BOL) furnished by our customers.

What you,ll do on a typical day:
* Review inspection reports to identify potential inspection issues
* Conduct inspections of shipments on the dock utilizing handheld devices
* Review BOL and billing descriptions to verify accuracy
* Gather information related to the shipment, including dimensions, pictures and commodity characteristics
* Research commodity information using the National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC) for applicable description and class
* Issue document corrections based on the applicable provisions from the NMFC
* Upload documents/pictures into the image system for review by Account Executives and customers
* Maintain the reports necessary to measure corrections activity and revenue recovery

At a minimum, you,ll need:
* High school diploma or equivalent
* Ability to explain and document classification corrections for all involved parties
* Knowledge of all current NMFC provisions, including rules and packaging
Itd be great if you also have:
* Weights and inspections experience
* Less-than-Truckload (LTL) industry knowledge and experience

This job requires the ability to:
* Lift objects of various shapes, sizes and weights (up to 50 lbs. frequently and greater than 50 lbs. occasionally)
* Stand, sit or walk for extended periods of time
* Reach (including above your head), bend, climb, push, pull, twist, squat and kneel
* Climb into the back of trailers from ground level and exit in the same manner in order to access freight and perform the inspection process

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

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Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity
Supervisory Experience Required No
Pay Starts at $21.11 / HR
Additional Pay Details Benefits: We offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and more.
Shift Days (First) Duration Regular
Workweek Full Time
Veterans Only No
Federal Contractor Yes
Eagle Ford Shale Job No
Is this job related to Hurricane Harvey Clean-up/Restoration? No

Job Requirements

Occupation Billing, Cost, and Rate Clerks
Minimum Experience and Education  0 yrs   0 mos and High School Diploma/GED

- OR -

Occupation Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
Minimum Experience and Education  0 yrs   0 mos and High School Diploma/GED

- OR -

Occupation Stock Clerks- Stockroom, Warehouse, or Storage Yard
Minimum Experience and Education  0 yrs   0 mos and High School Diploma/GED

- OR -

Occupation Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand
Minimum Experience and Education  1 yrs   0 mos and No Education Requirement

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Job Title Freight Classification Specialist Lead - 73557-en_
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State Agency Name CON-WAY FREIGHT INC.
Job Closing Date Jun 12, 2019
Open Until Filled No

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