Customs Operations Agent - FTZ

Dallas, Texas, United States DHL Global Forwarding, Freight req68689 12/10/2018
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Job Title: Customs Operations Agent

Job Location: Dallas, TX

DHL Global Forwarding (DGF) manages the flow of goods and information across a customer's global supply chain utilizing air/ocean/ground transportation, customs brokerage services, and dedicated warehousing/distribution centers. We are part of Deutsche Post DHL, the world’s leading logistics provider with operations in over 220 countries. Visit our career site on the web at https://www.logistics.dhl/us-en/home/careers.html

Overall job purpose:

  • Executes customs entries and performs customs security filing
  • Conducts classification of goods based on information provided by the customers
  • Works on post clearance modifications
  • Performs archiving of customs documents
  • Updates customs shipment information
  • Interacts with Customer Service, Product, and Global Service Centers, if required

Main tasks & key responsibilities:

  • Executes customs entries and performs customs security filings in adherence to internal procedures and latest local customs regulations
  • Conducts classification of goods based on information provided by the customers
  • Ensures completeness and correctness of paperwork
  • Works on post clearance modifications
  • Performs archiving of customs documents based on legal requirements
  • Updates Customs shipment information and physical status
  • Resolves customer issues, handles and solves incidents (e.g. escalations, disputes)
  • Interacts with Customer Service, Product, and Global Service Centers, if required

Qualifications:

  • Good knowledge of customs requirements
  • Results driven and attention to details
  • High degree of written, verbal and organizational skills
  • Diligent attention to details 

Our Vision: The Logistics Company for the World
Our Mission: Excellence. Simply Delivered.
Our Purpose: We connect people, improving their lives.
Our Values: Respect & Results
Our Goals: Employer, Provider, and Investment of Choice, Living Responsibility

DHL Global Forwarding is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

WHY JOIN our DHL team?

At DHL, you will be part of a strong team that respects its employees, society and environment.You will interact with people from all over the world and get the chance to experience the unique international spirit of DHL.We offer benefits and programs to help you manage your time at and away at work to achieve a healthy work/life balance.DHL offers highly competitive compensation, incentive, and bonus plans.

In addition, DHL offers the following:

  • Paid time off: Holiday, Float Holiday, Vacation, and Sick
  • Medical, Prescription, Dental, and Vision plans
  • 401K plan with a match
  • Employee Discount plan
  • Tuition Assistance Plan

As the world’s leading logistics company, DHL offers a wide range of interesting job challenges and opportunities in our different divisions around the globe. Our performance management system supports us in recognizing your potential, evaluating your performance, and continuously planning the development of your career with DHL.We will always enable you to take on responsibility and encourage your growth, personally and professionally.

Work Authorization:

DHL Global Forwarding will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which visa sponsorship will be provided. Individuals who need sponsorship for work authorization, now or in the future, are not eligible for hire for this role.

Facts and Figures

  • Working Hours

    40

  • Business Unit

    DHL Global Forwarding US

  • Travel Required

    No Business Travel

  • Employment Type

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Work Permit Required

    No

  • Shift Requirement

    Day time only

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