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Lynden International is a full service freight forwarding and logistics company providing complete coverage to most major world markets. We offer air and ocean freight forwarding, expedited ground freight, customs brokerage, logistics and other specialized services like facility management, charters, reverse logistics and assembly and distribution. As an award-winning company Lynden International has received 16 Logistics Management Quest For Quality Awards, including five as the top ranked company in our category. Weâre currently seeking talented, motivated, and friendly applicants eager to contribute to our companyâs proven history of success. We look forward to hearing from you.Performs day to day warehouse operations such as: driving forklift, loading & unloading containers, weighing freight, documentation, and other physical labor associated with handling freight. Must be able to sucessfully complete TSA Security Training and Hazardous Materials Training.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.Â
ÂVerifies piece count and signs off documents; checks in inbound/outbound freight and labels freight.
Dimensionalizes freight; weighs and reweighs freight.
Keeps work area and vehicles clean.
Reads inbound board to determine whenÂconsoles should be recovered from airlines; loads and unloads containers or pallets; performs OS&D manifests.
Works within the protocol of Company requirements for cargo handling as well as with other companies where co-located, including aircraft.
Using computer inputs entries for freight movement. Data Entry, Data Processing.
Be able to run receiving desk (Receive freight, enter re-weigh and dimensional information into skeleton entry and generate labels for staging cargo), and process shipments through cross-dock program efficiently.Â
Documents damage using company guidelines.
Follows Hazmat protocol when working with shipments.Â
Works with internal customers in providing solutions in keeping with company policies and procedures.
Building airplane skid loads to required specifications.
Proficient at building scheduled service loads for ocean containers and scanning of all shipments.
Direct temp employees in unloading and loading of ocean containers.
Responsible for working in a safe manner, following all safety policies and procedures.
May be assigned special projects and other duties.
Works with forklifts, pallet jacks and other warehouse equipment.
Regular and predictable attendance is required. Qualifications
High school education or equivalent preferred.
Ability to write legibly, especially numbers, and to read and comprehend simple instructions and memos.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide.
Computer skills to complete on-line forms and input information into data base. Assist with carrier selection and documentation.Â ÂIntermediate use of MS Office products a plus.
Must be able to pass Security Threat Assessment under TSA regulations.
Ability to possess and maintain a TSA Security Threat Assessment(STA) with a status of Passed, or a TSA recognized equivalent. TSA recognized equivalents include a Secure Identification Display Area (SIDA) badge, Commercial Driverâs License(CDL) with Hazmat Endorsement issued within the 50 States or District of Columbia, the Transportation Worker Identification Card(TWIC), or Free and Secure Trade(FAST) card issued by U.S. Customs and Border Protection. STAâs will be submitted by Lynden International upon job offer and renewed thereafter. Recognized equivalents must be current at time of application and successfully renewed by the applicant thereafter.
Must be able to lift and move cargo, frequently up to 50 lbs and occasionally up to 100 lbs; frequent walking, reaching, stooping, kneeling, crouching, or crawling; Able to handle office and warehouse equipment and tools, or controls;Â Able to communicate orally and in writing.Â Wide range of vision abilities required (close vision, distance, color, & peripheral vision, and depth perception).Â Occasionally works near moving mechanical parts and exposed to vibrations.Â Daily attendance required.
ÂPhysical demands of this job based on:
Driving forklifts and using pallet jack and other dock equipment as required.
Verifying freight received against shipping manifests
Writing dimensions on air waybills
Lifting of freight on a continuousÂ basis, up to 50 pounds on a consistent basis.
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