Container Freight Specialist
 Romulus, MI
Container Freight Station (CFS) Traffic Specialist

Organization: Trans-Overseas Corporation

Position: Full-Time

Location: Romulus, Michigan 


We offer our employees a fast paced, cutting edge, stable work environment with room for growth. If you are a results driven individual with the right skills, this could be the company for you.


Job Description:   


The CFS Traffic Specialist is responsible for processing Container Freight Station (CFS) cargo in a timely and accurate manner in accordance with government regulations.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Receives and processes bonded merchandise into the CFS and bonded warehouse

  • Creates arrival notices by logging received merchandise into the computer system.

  • Bills terminal charges to the brokers.

  • Provides information to the brokers and other customers about freight availability.

  • Applies for permits to transfer shipments to the Company's premises.

  • Arranges and prepares shipments to be released once all required paperwork is complete.

  • Processes domestic shipments through the warehouse in accordance with all requirements.

  • Provides customer service to customers and consolidators by phone, e-mail and fax.

  • Performs all additional duties as assigned and deemed appropriate by the company.

  • Secure shipping documents and determines services needed.

Qualifications / Requirements:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); OR 1-3 years related experience and / or training OR equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • ISO 9001 training is required; previous knowledge is preferred.

  • Multi-lingual skills highly desirable.

  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.

  • Ability to effectively present information in one on one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.

  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume,

  • Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.

  • Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.


  • Health and dental insurance available.

  • Life insurance, short term and long term disability insurance is 100% paid for by the company.

  • Paid vacation after one year of service

  • Personal time off

  • Paid holidays