DCE Agent (A3) - Evenings (Tuesday - Saturday 7:00pm - 3:30am)

Erlanger, Kentucky, United States DHL Express req79705 13/06/2019
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Start YOUR career with DHL today…

We have an immediate career opportunity for a qualified DCE Agent at our Erlanger, KY location. As a Clearance Administration Agent , you will ensure compliance with federal and foreign regulations governing the shipment, receipt, and documentation of imported/exported products. You will also compute duties, tariffs, price conversions, as well as calculating the weight and volume of merchandise exported/imported from foreign destinations. In addition you will also be asked to examine various documents including invoices, bills of lading, and shipping statements and may contact customs officials to obtain release of incoming freight and resolve delays.

Key Accountabilities:

Participates in planning and directing the flow of traffic to/from foreign destinations
Effectively classifies dutiable import/export shipments to ensure compliance with all government agency rules and regulations
Processes all requests for extensions, expiration, cancellation and all government entries
Communicates with origin and destination locations regarding shipment status and special handling and delivery processes
Applies for Import/Export Permits and Certificates of Eligibility
Maintains open line of communication with department of foreign affairs
May receive and distribute all incoming and outgoing mail and correspondence

Position Requirements:

High School Diploma or Equivalent (Associate degree preferred)
1 year experience in transportation or customs preferred
Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook), database and web-based applications
Good oral and written communication, problem solving and interpersonal skills; courteous and clear telephone voice
Proficiency on a 10 key calculator

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Facts and Figures

  • Working Hours

    Tuesday - Saturday 7:00pm - 3:30am

  • Business Unit

    DHL Express US

  • Employment Type

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Work Permit Required


  • Shift Requirement

    Nights/third shifts