Logistics Agent in Elk Grove Village, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 1/8/2020

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    12 weeks
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    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt is seeking a Logistics Agent in Elk Grove Village.  Our client performs a key role in keeping world trade moving by offering air and ocean freight forwarding, global warehousing, reverse logistics, intermodal and multimodal transportation, and supply chain solutions to some of the world’s largest industries. 

Distribution department hours are Monday to Friday, 8 AM to 5 PM ( overtime required /  either or both starting at 7 AM to 7 PM sometimes and half day Saturday occasionally ).

Need to know WMS System and stand-up forklift

Position Summary
To receive, store, maintain inventory on and arrange for domestic and/or international transport of a client’s commodity from a warehouse to the client’s specified destination.

Job Responsibilities

  • To maintain inventory of a client’s commodity in the warehouse. 
  • Resolve discrepancies between items received, stored and shipped..
  • Make necessary trucking arrangements for shipping client’s merchandise
  • To calculate handling, receiving and shipping charges and billing customer
  • Prepare and process shipping documents (bill of lading, shipper’s instructions, Certificates of origin)
  • Provide excellent customer service and meet client’s requirement
  • Manage the customs process with our customs broker and insure that our freight delivers on time to our customers
  • May use a forklift

Minimum Required Qualifications

  • High School Diploma plus 1-2 years of related logistics experience.
  • Bi-Lingual Spanish preferred but not required.

For immediate consideration, please apply on-line.

Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.