Expeditors Internship - Customs Brokerage in Torrance, California
Global supply chain management is what we do, but at the heart of Expeditors you will find professionalism, leadership, and a friendly environment, all of which foster an innovative, customer service-based approach to logistics.
15,000 trained professionals
250+ locations worldwide
Globally unified systems
Our Internship program offers a challenging hands-on structured experience. You will be working in conjunction with Expeditors' employees learning the process, terminology, and skills required to be successful in a fast-paced operation handling a varied customer base.
This is a paid position and typically is 3 to 4 months in duration.
We are looking for someone who can start immediately and work 40 hours a week. The schedule will be Monday to Friday, 7:30am to 4:30pm and overtime if required. Please note the job requires the candidate to commute to Torrance, California.
Some of the job functions include, but not limited to:
Scanning and indexing documents
Track and Trace international shipment
Assist the customer service representative with reviewing commercial documents according to customer's instructions and expectations.
Assist customer service representative with verification of customs declaration information
Assist customer service representative by ensuring accurate and timely data entry into Expeditors Customs entry system
Ensure compliance at all times by following government regulations and company policies
Qualifications, Knowledge, and Skills:
Must be able to commute to the city of Torrance
High School Degree or equivalent required
Undergraduate Degree Preferred
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States
Must not require future sponsorship for employment visa
Must have the ability to work overtime in support of the department needs
Fluent in English, both written and verbal
Good computer skills (Word, Excel, and familiarity with PowerPoint)
Comfortable with numbers and basic mathematical skills
Familiarity with 10-key usage
Ability to multi-task and prioritize throughout the workday while remaining focused and organized
Demonstrated ability to be pro-active 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
Comfortable working in a professional business environment
Proven ability and desire to learn new software and technologies
Successful candidates must pass a background check
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.