Conveys freight from receiving areas to storage or to other designated areas with forklift or transporter. • Sorts and places cargo or items on
Prepare and examine bills of lading to determine shipping charges and tariffs. . JOB DUTIES AND TASKS FOR CARGO AND FREIGHT AGENTS *Check
Makes cash transactions, collects payments from customers for freight prior to release. •Authorizes final approval for cargo release. •Prepares
Expedite and route movement of incoming and outgoing cargo and freight shipments in airline, train, and trucking terminals, and shipping docks. Take orders from customers and arrange pickup of freight and cargo for delivery to loading platform. Prepare and examine bills of lading to determine shipping charges and tariffs.
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