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Cargo Agents are employed by the transportation industry. Their main responsibilities include ensuring suitable transportation options for each client, meeting documentation requirements, updating knowledge about financial and banking policies, and adding data to computer databases. Based on our collection of resume samples, these employees highlight in their job applications qualifications like logistics experience, excellent networking skills, fast thinking, problem solving orientation, multitasking, and computer competencies. Successful example resumes mention a high school diploma or the equivalent.

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Cargo Agent

Inspected and counted items received and checked them against invoices or other documents, recording shortages and damaged
goods.

  • Checked import/export documentation to determine cargo contents.
  • Directed delivery trucks to shipping doors or designated marshaling areas, and helped load and unload goods safely.
  • Retrieved stored items and traced lost shipments as necessary.
  • Prepared manifests showing mail and freight weights, destination/origin, and Air Waybill numbers.
  • Kept records of all goods shipped, received, and stored.
  • Entered shipping information into a computer by hand and by using a hand-held scanner that reads bar codes on mail.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Applied Science
2

Cargo Agent

Administered to route incoming and outgoing air freights.

  • Facilitated to takes telephone orders from customers and arranged for pickup of freight and delivery to loading platform
  • Assembled goods according to its main purpose
  • Ensured to weighs items and determined cost, using rate book
  • Prepared documents to escort shipments.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AAS
Drafting And Design
3

Cargo Agent

Responsible for service of domestic & international freight - both inbound and outbound

  • Provide all of customer's excellent service per the TSA and US Customs compliance regulations
  • Must work in conjunction with delivery / pick-up per TSA / US Customs regulations
  • Trained through several agencies for ETD - explosive trace detections for all freight
  • Responsible for maintaining a daily inventory of freight stored in the cargo facility
  • Compiled and completed monthly reports for all weight and airway bills registered with Southwest Airlines
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AAS
Health Science-medical Assisting
Clinical
4

Import / Export Cargo Agent

Cargo Agent, responsible for all domestic and international export and import documentation, including technical documentation for freight services.

  • Flight Attendant coordinator for passenger flights and trained on CRT system.
  • Oversaw shipments throughout airport and beyond, ensuring proper distribution.
  • Took trainings and seminars in Japan headquarters.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Business And Computer Related
5

International Cargo Agent

Participated in the export and import operations of the Delta International Cargo facilities of the Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport.

  • Utilized training knowledge to operate various machinery around the work area, including forklifts, bag tugs, and trucking scales.
  • Trained new employees on the tasks associated with the international export operations.
  • Participated with the employee safety team, creating a safer workplace, and reducing on the job injuries.
  • Utilized travel benefits to experience cultures on three different continents; South America, Europe, and Asia.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Mechanical Engineering Technology
6

Lead Cargo Agent

Processing requests for customers by adding and correcting data entries

  • Data Entry/ Sourcing Documents/ Typing word processing of documents through UC360 System
  • Dangerous Goods Specialist
  • Compiled, sorted and verified the accuracy of data before it is entered into designated computer systems
  • Compared data with source documents and re-entered data in verification format to detect errors
  • Stored completed documents in appropriate locations
  • Located and corrected data entry errors and reported applicable errors and corrections to direct supervisors
  • Maintained logs of activities and completed work
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Accounting
7

Cargo Agent

Distributes parcels for 2-3 large aircraft daily.

  • Directed aircraft traffic to designated areas.
  • Input data into the computer for parcels that are from foreign countries using UPS FDC software.
  • Served on the safety committee for 3 years developing strategies and implementing policy procedures regulated for compliance.
Candidate Info
29
years in
workforce
26
years
at this job
BA
Sociology
Medical Assistant Cert
8

Cargo Agent

  • Started Air France Cargo as part-time and was quickly promoted to a full time position four months later.
  • Learned how to build pallets, deliver import shipments, and load Air Craft.
  • Processing import and export documents the freight and manifesting the shipments on the proper flight.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Mathematics And Statistics
Education
9

Cargo Agent

Direct ground crew in the loading, unloading, securing, and staging of aircraft cargo or baggage

  • Determine the quantity and orientation of cargo and compute aircraft center of gravity
  • Accompany aircraft as member of flight crew and monitor and handle cargo in flight, and assist and brief passengers on safety and emergency procedures
  • Loading, moving and balancing equipment inside the airplanes
  • Driving and navigating trucks around airplanes
  • Ensuring that flights are not delayed by moving cargo as quickly and efficiently as possible
  • Keeping track of inventory on cargo and ULD
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
HS
Information Technology
10

Warehouse Cargo Agent

[company name] specializes with international cargo for different flight companies.

  • Load and unload cargo (mail, express, baggage, freight, and company material) from the aircraft
  • Break down cargo in warehouse setting
  • Driving vehicles with gross weight of 3,000 to 80,000 lbs. in areas congested with aircraft, moving and stationary vehicles and equipment as well as positioning vehicle up to aircraft requiring depth perception and the ability to distinguish colors, red, green, and yellow
  • Frequent airline customer interaction while on the job
  • Trained and certified on 4k, 6k forklift
  • Clean and organize the warehouse on a daily basis
  • Measure the height of the cargo prior to loading on the aircraft to ensure that it is at the proper height
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Education

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