Import Release Agent - SE 076

AppleOne - Etobicoke, ON (30+ days ago)

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Import Release Agent - Certified Customs Specialist


Permanent opportunity

Full Benefits - Vision, dental, medical

Key Responsibilities:

  • Determine the type of shipment for clearance and set up according to arrival time
  • Dealing mainly with truck imports but may include rail and air shipments
  • Determining credit type and obtaining approval when applicable
  • Handle all types of release to include PARS, RMDS, temporary imports, CITES, vehicle imports and shortages.
  • Setting up Hard Copy Entries with agents
  • Independently be responsible for handling all incoming live shipments for set up
  • Update client profile notes for new vendor information
  • Create specific shipment notes if required for out of the ordinary information pertaining to a clearance
  • Completing the necessary forms required for clearances, Form 1’s, E29B, CFIA requests for approval, Import Declarations, etc.
  • Entering in all charges applicable that pertains to a shipment, examples: Form 1 charge, CFIA fee, shortage fee, CCI, etc.
  • Obtain information to clear the shipment to include information for OGDs (Other Government Departments)
  • Assist clients with their requests
  • Tracking and tracing shipments
  • Monitor all shipments set up on PARS for acceptance
  • Deal with agents, customers, vendors, trucking companies, and airlines for setting up shipments or obtaining information
  • Take over all incomplete shipments for the Customer Service Department and monitor and obtain missing information if required
  • Hand back all files to the CSRs at the end of the evening
  • Work with the raters covering the evening position and assist with their requests for information required to complete the setup of the shipment
  • As required prioritize work for completion/ensure company policies are being followed

For immediate consideration please forward a copy of your updated resume to this ad

Job Type: Full-time