Careers

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Careers at Express Freight range from logistics management, inventory control, import brokerage, ground transportation, to international and domestic freight forwarding. With exposure to these various divisions, career opportunities for advancement are endless.

There is always room for growth. You might start out in one department, but with consistent daily interaction with other departments, you will gain the job knowledge to move around in the company. We want to maximize your skill set and put you in the best position possible to help the company and yourself succeed.

Perks for Corporate Positions:

  • Internal advancement opportunities
  • Management training program for new graduates
  • Internships available
  • Exposure to multiple departments
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    We are currently looking to fill the following position(s):

    Logistics Supervisor-Domestic Forwarding Division

      Express Freight is looking for a strong candidate who brings a balanced mix of positive energy and attention to detail. The ideal candidate needs to have the ability to get along well with customers and vendors in order to offer great shipping services. Organization, execution and ability to motivate team members are the highly important to the role.

      OVERVIEW
      As the Logistics Supervisor for Express Freight, you’ll work in the brokered division with an amazing team who takes care of meeting customer’s shipping needs throughout the US, from one box to a trailer load. No two days will be the same! Your success will not only expand our new and existing customer base, but will allow you to develop relationships with carriers through daily negotiations as you work towards the goal of increasing profitability through widening the spread between buy and sell rates

      PAY AND BENEFITS
      At Express Freight we offer so much more than a collaborative work environment and a convenient location in the East Bay:

      • Competitive salary
      • Medical, Dental, and Vision
      • 401k with company match
      • PTO, Sick Time, and Paid Holidays
      • Casual Work Attire

     

    DAILY RESPONSIBILITIES
    • Negotiate rates with customers and carriers; increase profitability
    • Supervise booking shipments relating to Full Trailer and Less than Trailer Load shipping.
    • Supervise vetting of potential carriers
    • Providing quotes and following up to potential and existing customers
    • Entering information accurately across multiple software platforms
    • Supervise assigning and dispatching o loads to carriers, tracking and tracing loads from pick up to delivery
    • Ensure vendor files are maintained with updated insurance and documentation
    • Grow brokerage desk-via new and existing customers

    REQUIREMENTS:

    • Two or more years of experience in a transportation environment
    • BS/BA degree from an accredited institution definitely a BIG PLUS
    • A love of operations, willing to be flexible and creative to meet all customer needs
    • Obsessive about being amazing at what they do, self-motivated team player who loves to take ownership /
    drive tasks to completion and excels in a fast-paced environment
    • Learns new things and can execute on tasks quickly
    • Embraces risk and failure as a means to learn; takes pride in their work
    • Proficiency with computer /technology skills including MS Office Suite, GoogleDocs, Social media
    • Is resourceful at problem solving and has effective negotiating skills
    • Attention to detail is a MUST HAVE

    All interested applicants should visit www.express-freight.workable.com to apply.