The Vancouver office has an opening for a responsible, well-organized individual who has the following qualifications:
Hours: 23:00 - 07:00 Monday to Friday
·College Degree in Customs Brokerage, certificate of the Canadian Institute of Customs House Brokers, or equivalent education and experience.
·Good up-to-date knowledge of the Harmonized System and Customs tariff interpretations and of other government departments’ regulations.
·Working knowledge of mainframe applications.
·Excellent communication skills and telephone techniques.
The chosen candidate will be responsible to provide proper classification and rate of duty and ensure that shipments are released from Customs. This will include obtaining information on shipments from clients, identifying importer, client, and release instructions, establishing proper rate of duty based on client history file and/or documentation and completing required Customs entry documentation, entering shipment data in computerized system to ensure preparation of entry and obtain credit release and following up until shipment is released from Customs.