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We're looking for intermodal agents, start a logistics career today!

Are you interested in a career in logistics? With the expanding global economy, the logistics industry is steadily growing. Intermodal drayage is one branch that is catching attention, with plentiful job opportunities that offer productive, interesting work that is open to all education levels and satisfactory pay.

If you aren’t 100% on what intermodal drayage is, you can find out more about it and how the growing demand is impacting the industry in this post. With a fast-growing demand, the job market for skilled intermodal agents is exploding.

What is an intermodal agent?

When cargo and freight arrive at warehouses, stockrooms or shipping and receiving stations, someone has to be there to make sure the shipments are are being handled and transported accordingly. That’s where an intermodal agent comes in. The agent facilitates all aspects of incoming and outgoing shipments for companies.

What are the responsibilities of an intermodal agent?

The role of an intermodal agent is one that changes every day. Since agents deal with various shipments coming in from planes, trains, trucking terminals and shipping docks, it’s imperative that an agent is able to work efficiently under pressure, take initiative, give attention to detail and is a problem solver. Some duties of intermodal agents include:

  • Making sure that shipments are picked up and delivered on time
  • Completing the paperwork and collecting the fees of all shipments, including customs and tariff forms for international cargo
  • Verifying the best shipping methods and routes for cargo and coordinating with shipping and freight companies
  • Communicating with clients on process and payment
  • Tracking shipments and keeping all involved parties informed on the delivery status
  • Keeping records of shipment details and tracking down missing shipments

At US 1 Network, we're always looking for talented, motivated logistics agents to join our nationwide team. If you're a skilled, experienced agent with a self-starting mentality, apply today and find out how US 1 Network can advance your career. This is one of the fastest-growing industries in the country. What are you waiting for?

Courtney L.
June 14, 2016
June 14, 2016
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At US 1 Network, we're always looking for talented, motivated logistics agents to join our nationwide team. If you're a skilled, experienced agent with a self-starting mentality, apply today and find out how US 1 Network can advance your career. This is one of the fastest-growing industries in the country. What are you waiting for?

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If you're looking for a career with solid benefits, excellent growth potential, and the freedom to work how and when you want, look no further. US 1 Network is looking for experienced owner operators to join our team of shipping experts. The logistics industry is growing rapidly, so apply today and join a winning team!

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