Part Time Export Agent- Temp to Hire- Burlingame, 94010 in Burlingame at Vaco

Date Posted: 11/19/2020

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Job Description

Searching for an entry level Export Agent for an International Freight Services company in Burlingame, CA.

This is a PART TIME to start position (3 full days) with potential to grow into Full Time.

Must have a minimum of one year experience in ocean and air freight specifically in export. They already have someone managing Import.

Position: Export Specialist

Pay: $18-$20/hr

Zip Code: 94011

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the execution of day-to-day activities within established policies and procedures, ensuring company's goals, objectives and commitment to compliance are being are met.
  • Full cycle responsibilities for assigned Ocean/Air Export shipments
  • Trace and track shipment and provide updates to customer timely
  • Data entry of documents for assigned shipments
  • Rate quotes
  • Provide excellent customer service
  • Negotiating rates with airlines/ocean vendors


  • At least one year of export experience
    • Some formal, professional logistics training in air/ocean export/import and ground transportation systems is preferred.
    • Understanding of tariffs, import duties, ITAR, and EAR regulations.
    • Detail oriented person with heavy emphasis on accuracy, diligence and ability to drive towards resolution.
    • Understanding of container load regulations
    • Understanding of Harmonized System (HS) schedule B numbers
    • Understanding of restricted and denied parties