air freight forwarder resume example with 11+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -
Professional Summary
Efficient transportation logistics professional well-versed in materials management and inventory reconciliation. Highly organized and detail-oriented with a talent for accurate shipment tracking and problem resolution.
  • Bilingual in Spanish 
  • Excellent time management
  • Data entry expert
  • Deadline-driven
  • Current Forklift Certification
  • Proactive
  • Expense control
  • Warehouse and manufacturing operations
  • HAZMAT training
  • Global logistics
Work History
11/2012 to Current
Air Freight Forwarder Rjw Logistics Group Chicago, IL,
  • Determined the most cost-effective procedures and routes for shipments.
  • Gathered, logged and monitored all shipping data.
  • Label freight, check to insure that freight is properly packaged and labeled to ensure compliance with IATA regulations.
  • Send out customer invoices.
  • Process airway bills into NNR's system (POWERNET).
  • Track and trace shipments.
  • Managed shipment schedules to maximize productivity and cut costs.
  • Presented carrier-performance metrics and monthly costs reports to team.
  • Communicated with dispatchers, warehouses and customers regarding outgoing freight.
  • E-mailed suppliers, carriers and customers with shipping updates.
  • Received all imported goods and checked product condition and count.
  • Minimized damage and repair costs through careful management and preventative maintenance.
  • Took corrective action in the case of accidents and delays to minimize extra expenses.
06/2011 to 11/2012
Shipping Clerk Sunroc Corp. Bluffdale, UT,
  • Coordinated with freight forwarders to expedite shipments.
  • Loaded and unloaded pieces into boxes for shipment.
  • Maximized sales by shipping on time and accurately.
  • Moved freight, stock and other materials to and from storage and production areas and loading docks.
  • Received, stored and shipped goods and materials.
  • Adhered to all requirements and regulations for interstate HAZMAT carriers.
  • Sorted cargo before loading and unloading.
  • Tagged all inbound merchandise with receiving date.
  • Stacked and transported all overstock to storage areas.
  • Cleaned and maintained the warehouse in compliance with OSHA safety standards.
  • Verified computations against physical count of stock.
  • Operated forklifts and other heavy machinery safely.
01/2010 to 05/2011
Parts Runner Strike Construction City, STATE,
  • Transported deliveries locally.
  • Safely loaded and unloaded deliveries according to size of load and content description.
  • Completed basic maintenance such as minor repairs to keep vehicle neat and running properly.
  • Reported all accidents, damage and malfunctions involving company equipment to management.
  • Pushed and pulled dollies into place and cranked lever to raise and lower landing gear on semi-trailers.
  • Inspected the truck for defects and safe operating condition before, during and after trips.
  • Operated delivery truck in accordance with company safety policies and procedures.
  • Loaded and unloaded parts to assure safety and minimize risk of damage and dangerous conditions.
Expected in 2009
Electronic Technician Certification: Electronic System's Technician/ Low Voltage Tech
ATI - Dallas, TX

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School Attended

  • ATI

Job Titles Held:

  • Air Freight Forwarder
  • Shipping Clerk
  • Parts Runner


  • Electronic Technician Certification

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